ANA can rise and fall that is why a rheumy uses the 11 indicators of lupus guide lines to diagnose lupus. You need to meet 4 of the 11 to have it. Positive ANA is one of the 11.
Have you seen the list? It's located in the thread "lupus 101". If you feel like you have the symptoms find a different rheumy. Sometimes it takes time to get diagnosed.
Lupus, RA, Fibromyalgia, Glaucoma, Asthma, Hypothyriodism, Sleep Apnea, Depression, Allergies, and benign familia tremors
When life throws you lemons....
Pick them up and throw them right back at them! :))