The most commonly discussed antiphospholipid antibodies associated with lupus are lupus anticoagulant (LA) and anticardiolipin antibody (aCL).

The most commonly discussed antiphospholipid antibodies associated with lupus are lupus anticoagulant (LA) and anticardiolipin antibody (aCL).

Lupus And Me Understanding your blood test results. This will come in handy, many times.

Lupus And Me Understanding your blood test results. This will come in handy, many times.

The Johns Hopkins Lupus Center lists five things to avoid if you have lupus, including garlic, melatonin, alfalfa sprouts and echinacea.

The Johns Hopkins Lupus Center lists five things to avoid if you have lupus, including garlic, melatonin, alfalfa sprouts and echinacea.

New fibro test -The FM test measures levels of protein molecules called cytokines which play an important role in the immune system. Research by Dr Bruce Gillis found that patients with fibromyalgia have an immune system disorder which cause lower levels of cytokines, produced by white blood cells.

New fibro test -The FM test measures levels of protein molecules called cytokines which play an important role in the immune system. Research by Dr Bruce Gillis found that patients with fibromyalgia have an immune system disorder which cause lower levels of cytokines, produced by white blood cells.

A safe and supportive space to share, learn, and laugh-- for all those touched- (including family and friends) by Chronic Illnesses

A safe and supportive space to share, learn, and laugh-- for all those touched- (including family and friends) by Chronic Illnesses

The frequency of positivity on ANA screening test (on Hep-2 cells) is as follows:      Mixed connective tissue disease: 100%     Drug-induced lupus erythematosus: 100%     Systemic lupus erythematosus: 95%-100%     Sjögren syndrome: 80%     Scleroderma: 60%-95%     Polymyositis-dermatomyositis: 49%-74%     Rheumatoid arthritis: 40%-60%     Normal: Less than 4%

The frequency of positivity on ANA screening test (on Hep-2 cells) is as follows: Mixed connective tissue disease: 100% Drug-induced lupus erythematosus: 100% Systemic lupus erythematosus: 95%-100% Sjögren syndrome: 80% Scleroderma: 60%-95% Polymyositis-dermatomyositis: 49%-74% Rheumatoid arthritis: 40%-60% Normal: Less than 4%

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