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    Hi, my name is Kelsey. I'm 21 years old and from VT.

    I haven't been diagnosed yet, just started the testing. The blood work for my ANAs came back positive and my doctor suspects Lupus. The only symptom that I have so far is joint pain, so it could be something else, like arthritis. I'll have an appointment with a rheumatologist either Monday or Tuesday to do more tests. Here's hoping for a quick diagnoses.

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    Hi Kelsey,

    Welcome to WHL. I live next-door to you, in Maine.

    Make yourself at home here, and good luck with your next appointment!

    Rob

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    Hi and welcome to WHL! We are so glad to have you with us. Please keep us informed as to how things go. We will be with you the whole way!
    Mari

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    Thank you, I'm so glad these forums exist!

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    hi kelsey and welcome.

    i am glad to see you are working with a disabled girl.
    it is very rewarding....
    and help keep our own problems in perspective.

    welcome.

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    Welcome! Have a great time here we are family.
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