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Positive antinuclear antibodies and its effect during pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you?
User :   Hi
User :  
I have tested strong positive ANA
User :  
Antinuclear antibodies
User :  
will this effect the pregnancy
Doctor :  
yes it will affect pregnancy
User :   I have seen Rheumatology for the same but they are saying it does not affect and did not give me any medicine

User :  
what do you think
User :  
what medicine which control ANA
Doctor :  
immunomodulators and corticosteroids
Doctor :  
are usually given
User :  
Means which speciality doctor
Doctor :  
but most of the time it depends on the titers
Doctor :  
rheumatologist
User :   it is HOMOgenouse

User :  
before it was fine speckled
User :  
Yes I have seen rheumatologist only
Doctor :  
ok
User :  
They are saying I have no SLE symtoms
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
did you have any history of previous abortions?

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