22,178 members17,588 posts

Awaiting more tests

I have had face rash for last five years or so, last 3 years fingers get rash then split and bleed dermatologist tested and came back with 4 pages full of what I'm allergic too although put fingers down to stress and signed me off caseload. My head has been scabbing for last 4 years which I thought might have been reaction to hair gel. I have been getting treated for acid reflux for last 5 years and last year they found I had portal hypertension but fibroscan found no damage to liver. After being injured at work I had severe stomach pain during night. Paramedics were called and after 6 abnormal heart tracings took me to hospital. I was released once my heart was in a normal rhythm. A year ago I also was diagnosed with Heliobactor Pilori. I have suffered with sore joints mostly hands and knees. After speaking to my wife's pal who has Lupus I spoke to my GP who agreed to initial test which came back positive ANA. Awaiting him contacting Rheumatologist about next set of tests and looking forward to definitive answer.

You may also like...