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Wednesday, April 16, 2014
High range for ANA
What would cause my ANA to run in the 2000 range if all my other tests are starting to look better? My doctor is even baffled.
The ANA titer or degree of abnormality does not correlate with disease activity. Even persons in remission can still have markedly abnormal ANAs.
Larry Houk, MD
Professor of Clinical Medicine and Rheumatology
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati