Finally got a diagnosis of Antiphospholipid syndrome.
She didn't think that I needed to have any aspirin or anything even following the positive Lupus anticoagulant test....
Lupus SLE also Lupus anticoagulant
Is Lupus anti coagulant and sticky blood the same thing and if so do I now have hughes syndrome?...
Humira and a cold
Hello, I have RA, I have been on Methotrexate, and Plaquenil. I just recently began Humira injections....
I've been on Plaquenil for a few weeks now which is working great. Haven't had any major flareups in that time ( touch wood )....
Interviews and RA disclosure.
Hi everyone, Am hoping to go for a care assistants position in a few months time. Humming and aahing over the RA elephant in the room....
Racing heart and severe left chest pain has landed me in hospital.
A shadow showed up in the CT lung scan might be lupus related or not....
Could be Lupus or DILE - newly diagnosed and feeling devastated.
I feel like I have been trying to manage my worries but today a coworker mentioned her mom having lupus and a long list of serious medical pr...
Pradaxa (Dabigatran) V's Warfarin
Hi all Just wondering if anyone has made the switch from Warfarin to Pradaxa? My GP says I could be a candidate for it and it could be more a...
Thinning hair because of mctd
Hello, about a year ago i was diagnosed with mctd and i have lost about half of the amount of hair on my head... it sure makes me feel ugly a...
SLE and me and Plaquenil
I was diagnosed 5 years ago with SLE, Sjogrens, and connctive tissue, had loads of blood test etc, which cam back positive for the markers et...
I have been checking my INR its been a bit eractic but not hugely out, my therapeutic range is 3.5 - 4 I take warfarin and plaquenil....
My name is Cathie. I have a number of inter-related debilitating medical conditions, of which SLE is the most recently diagnosed....
Hi all, I am just wondering if you could help me identify the main symptoms of APS please. I have an appointment with my rheumatologist on No...
New to RA and this. Site
I am penny jo. I was diagnosed with Ra on MAy 17, 2016.....
Have to stop Azathioprine
Ive been told to stop my aza and plaquenil immediately as my white cells are so low. My blood work will be repeated in 1 week....
Update from my last post... 1 slightly positive Ana and 2 negative ones, no symptoms... NO Lupus!
Doctor told me that I don't need to worry about it anymore because he assured me I don't have Lupus. My GP diagnosed me with Lupus but I stil...
Let's start this over
I deleted my last post about my 2nd Rheumy appt.. I was being a little whiny and realized it after a few hrs of thinking it through....
Another work day missed!
I feel my lupus is having much more of an effect on me over the past 6 months....
I have yet to get a rheum to diagnose me but all the writing AND symptoms are on the wall and " lupus"is thrown around by all my other doctor...
20 years of RA frustrations?
I just want to say Thank you for this site and all of you amazing people. I read the posts often and this is my first post....
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