Hi im also new to this forum"my problems are some what the same i have been going thru this now for three years, it showed up when i turned 44 i have had 4 ana test done along with the dna smith test the ana test all 4 came back positive each time, the dna smith was negative i have all the symptoms from hair loss to mouth sores chronic pain and fatigue facial rashes eye vision has worsen, I also have muscle weakness and osteoarthrtis along with degenertive diease believe im facing ibs also now my digestive system is really bad couldnt eat for 5 days here just recently i have been on different meds but prednosine has been the only thing that some what helps,." I also have asthma and bronchial problems along with some other things!... The rhuemy is 80 years old and says its fibro thats causing this and my blood test for positive speckled homogenous means nothin, im healthy and i have been ill all this time the sun makes it worse and i cant be in the cold long either my ankles are swoll everday ....hands and feet too, I know im just getting started but im already tired also aniexty and depression i have bone spurs in my right knee and torn cartilidge my left one, I have been turned down for disability 4 times and trying to get a new doctor with no insurance... I lost my job and health behind this....its been hard going thru the clinics with no money and this doctor is thru the clinic running out of thoughts help!!! Someone tell me what u think i feel i have lupus in my gut i suffer from all the signs but he keeps dismissing it what should i do?
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