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Hello, What tests can be used to diagnose LUPUS Which test

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What tests can be used to diagnose LUPUS?
Which test can be most definitive for a LUPUS diagnosis?

Can swollen, tender lymph nodes be involved in LUPUS?

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Welcome to JustAnswer Health...and thank you for your question. I am a verified Expert and am delighted to help you today. Yes swollen tender lymph nodes can be a sign of lupus. Tests to confirm or rule out lupus include antinuclear antibody (ANA) panel including anti-DNA and anti-Smith antibodies.
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