Posted 12/17/2007 6:48 PM (GMT -6)
I don't think you're loopy. But sometimes it is difficult reading your posts. I had to read this one 3 times before I got it all. No biggie!
Yes, the steroids can definitely mask your blood samples. Best time to do those bloods is when you're not on the steroids.
Well, it seems like you're getting somewhere with the chron's part of all this. I'm just trying to understand why all of these doctors have such terrible bedside manners, and seem to brush you off so quickly. I hope you are staying comfortable Ann.
I can do anything through Jesus Christ who strengthens me. I have learned in whatever state I am in,to be content. Phillipians 4:11-13
33 years old. Diagnosed with lupus in 2000. Fibromyalgia, anti-phospholipid syndrome(APS)(stroke),Sjogren's, Raynaud's, seizure disorder-(miraclulously disappeared!), Libman Sach's Endocarditis, vasculitis, sacroiliitis, neutropenia, thrombocytopenia. Prednisone, Imuran, Coumadin, Clobazam, Amitriptyline, didrocal, monopril, calcium, Cykolokapron, multi-vitamin, vitamin D, Magnesium, vitamin B6, Acidophilus