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  1. Help from those who have successfully gotten their Soc Sec Disability

    I received a thick packet from SS today of forms to complete and return before ten days regarding my disability claim. Has anyone successfully done this before that can offer any tips, suggestions,...
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    Thanks all! Marla, I do have a good relationship...

    Thanks all! Marla, I do have a good relationship with my pcp and am planning to discuss all the results with him. HOpefully I'll get some answers soon. :)

    C
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    Update: Rheumy appt

    Okay, so I had a rheumy appt on 3/26. I was a bit taken back at his bedside manner. I do understand he is supposed to be a leader in his field and people come from all over to see him.

    But I asked...
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    Welcome and very good to meet you. :) Ciji

    Welcome and very good to meet you. :)

    Ciji
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    Well, I wish I had a Lupus diagnosis or...

    Well, I wish I had a Lupus diagnosis or something. I had a positive ANA of 640 so my primary sent me to a Rheumy (3/26) who did a complete work up. But he did say he did not think I had lupus. I have...
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    Hi Eliasson, Welcome, I'm a newbie too. Not an...

    Hi Eliasson,

    Welcome, I'm a newbie too. Not an official diagnosis but I do have a positive ana with history of symptoms like lupus, so I'm hoping for a diagnosis when I see the rheumy next week. ...
  7. Thread: Hi Everyone!

    by New2Lupus
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    Wow. Hi Dawn. My name is Ciji I'm new here too....

    Wow. Hi Dawn. My name is Ciji I'm new here too. I'm seeing my Rheumy for the first time on Monday. I'm nervous because I want a diagnosis so I can get treatment and hopefully get better. Can you tell...
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    Rheumy appt on Monday (TIPS)?

    Hello all,

    I have my first appt to the Rheumy on Monday. Any tips on how I should handle it? I am hoping for a Lupus diagnosis. My PCP conducted an ANA test and the results were: Homogeneous...
  9. TripLexie, What were your final results? I...

    TripLexie,

    What were your final results? I didn't see a follow up so but read the thread and was wondering.

    Thanks!
    Ciji
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    Nicely put Brandywine!!! Yes, we can all nap...

    Nicely put Brandywine!!!

    Yes, we can all nap without any guilt!!! That is the first thing I felt a release in last week when I go my ANA results and started researching Lupus was that now I can...
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    Thanks Steve and Tgal! My results were 1:640....

    Thanks Steve and Tgal!

    My results were 1:640. That is great advice to write down questions, I think I'll compile those over the coming days so I don't forget. I do have so much to ask. I'm hoping...
  12. Thread: Hi!

    by New2Lupus
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    Hello Noellecwhite! I'm new here myself. Just...

    Hello Noellecwhite!
    I'm new here myself. Just received my first ANA results last week. I'm seeing the Rheumy later in the month. ON pins and needles. Have known it was something wrong with me for...
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    Hello all ANA results?

    My name is Ciji and I'm new here.

    I have been suffering from chronic joint pain, rashes, heat fatigue, and overall pain in my legs for years now. I have been treated individually for these...
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