Hi all, a few months ago I had a rash that came up on my legs and apart from feeling a bit tired I felt fine otherwise. I went to my GP who did various blood tests, everything was normal apart from raised ANA. She then decided to test me for anti ds DNA to rule out lupus. However it came back postive at 123, whatever that means. I've since read up on lupus and it seems I have been having some of the symptoms for quite sometime such as photosensitivty for 10years (I thought I was just allergic to suncream!) back ache, hip pain, poor memory, terrible circulation with extremely cold hands and feet and knees which are permanently purple. I've been referred to a rheumatologist. Is this a high reading? Is it likely that I do have lupus even though overall I feel generally ok in myself? Could it be something else? Sorry for all the questions, it's hard when you've got to wait for an appointment not knowing if there's something wrong with me. Thanks for any help.
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