As a 34 year old male with no family history of RA whatsoever, I have a 1 in 1000 or something change of getting it, but such is life. After having intermittent joint pains for the last couple of years I went to my doc. Then my blood tests my RF came back at 78 and CCP at 237…My doctor says he cannot diagnose RA yet because I have no joint damage when he feels my joints and the pain doesn't last for more than 2-3 days but I’m a 98% positive candidate for it in future because of the antiCCP numbers. While I don’t have pains right now the expectation and stress is really horrible. Any small twitch of pain I feel, my heart sinks with the apprehension that I've finally got this dreadful disease. This is really scary
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