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For Fibro!! a great read if your interested!?

Posted 6 May 2012 by SoMuchPain 9 answers

Areas of Research FIBROMYALGIA SYNDROME Autoimmune Technologies has developed and patented the Anti-Polymer Antibody Assay, or APA Assay, as the first laboratory test for fibromyalgia. Fibromyalgia was defined in 1990 by the American College of Rheumatology (the "ACR") as a syndrome ...

Hashimoto's Disease - I'm exhausted and have rapid weight gain. Standard thyroid tests (TSH, T3,?

Posted 24 Oct 2015 by avahayes 4 answers

... T4) are normal. I have 2 nodules on my thyroid: one is solid and shows calcification. Have not had the antibody test yet. Have needle biopsy next week. Does this sound like Hashimoto's? I had a partial thyroidectomy at 19. I'm now 68. If I have to lose my thyroid, will I recover from ...

I got my thyroid tests done,TSH and T3 are normal.But the anti-tpo antibodies is 1200.What to do?

Posted 8 Jul 2017 by Bhavna bhardwj 3 answers

I googled about the same and I have most of the symptoms of auto immune disorder.Also i have some anxiety issues.So i just wanted to know if I require medication of not.

How does Prolia work?

Posted 23 Jul 2015 by akbudgetlady 2 answers

If Prolia is a monoclonal antibody, how does it work differently than the biphosfinates?

I was diagnosed 15yrs.ago with lupus antibodies and in 2003 I was diagnosed with fibromyalgia is it?

Posted 26 Apr 2016 by buffieloo 1 answer

... possible that I have both. I don't know if all the pain is coming from both or one or the other. I've been taking so many different meds.over the years and it seems to make me sick or allergic to that I just stop all. I went to pain management and therapy for a while, but nothing ...

Is aspirin really an effective alternative to coumadin?

Posted 3 Jun 2013 by hammerdown 1 answer

I've just been advised to stop my coumadin use & begin 81mg Aspirin.I have the antiphospholipid antibody, am allergic to Herparin agents, along with a lower than normal platelet count of 74,000 - stable for 3 months now. Despite these issues, I am as asymptomatic as one can be. No bleeding ...

I was diagnosed with Hashimoto's disease last Fall. I had hypothyroid for years and was on?

Posted 11 Oct 2013 by kaylie49 2 answers

... levothyroxine when out of the blue, I became very ill and my thyroid had enlarged. My doctor tried to adjust medication for six months before sending me to Endo. My antibody test was extremely high. I'm now on 100mcg levo a day, two on Sunday. The last several weeks, I've been ...

Does any here take xeljanz and are hep c carriers? My rheumatologist wants me to take this but I?

Posted 27 Aug 2015 by AAZ 1 answer

am a Hep c carrier, no live virus, just antibodies. I'm concerned that it might activate the virus like it says in the side effects. I have tried everything else even Rituxen infusion to no avail. RA is eating me alive with no drug that helps!!

Lysine - My doctor just diagnosed me with herpes off a blood test and no outbreak?

Posted 3 Aug 2016 by Tee3 1 answer

She said I was at 9.1% for the antibodies however I've never had an outbreak and don't plan to. I ordered lysine but don't want to risk taking it and my body start signs that have never been there. Should lysine be takin If you've been exposed to herpes in your blood and the doc ...

Sed rate 37. Dsdna antibody 31.1 on 0-25 range. Rdw 24; hematocrit 32; hemoglobin 10; sore musc?

Posted 15 Jan 2015 by ajb1966 1 answer

Had very sore muscles for about a month. Went to dr. Did blood work. Ana positive so went to rheumatologist. The things listed above are what was not in range on my blood work. Don't see Dr for a month. What do you think?

Crohn's Disease - Can long term use of Entocort EC be causing me to have thin skin, be weak, and?

Posted 4 Apr 2016 by beaman 0 answers

... dizzy? I have been taking Entocort EC for Crohn's and have never had remission. Developed antibodies to Remicade, Cimzia didn't help, nor did other options. Have been on Humira for two years. I am exhausted.

What are good extra strength gas medicines?

Posted 26 Apr 2016 0 answers

Why negative blood Rh is not react with positive in side body of recipient?

Posted 2 Sep 2016 by Dark night 0 answers

Theoretically I have studied that negative (Rh)blood group person can donate blood to positive (Rh)blood group, because positive Rh groups don't have antiRh antibody, but negative groups have antiRh antibody. The question is why antiRh antibodies of negative (donor) is not reacting with Rh ...

My antibodies are 100 and 97%. I am up for a another kidney transplant. I am concerned about the us?

Posted 7 Dec 2016 by Second time around 0 answers

about the use of prolonged prednisone. I don't do well on prednisone and dread being on long term. This would be my second transplant. My antibodies are extremely high.

Sjogren's Syndrome - Hi odd question about fruit... I've had trouble swallowing fruit as sour?

Posted 23 Sep 2017 by LindNC 0 answers

... sensation is painful! currently waiting to get into see rheumatologist to verify SS. But .7 on one antibody 1.5 on other. Positive ANA and one anti-smith positive -but most symptoms I've had most of my life(50+) Should I mention sour issue? I had tonsils and adenoids removed and it ...

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