How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Family Physician Your Own Question
Family Physician
Family Physician, Doctor
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 2592
Experience:  Emergency Medicine and Family Practice for over 26 years
Type Your Medical Question Here...
Family Physician is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

I have Lupus and have blood work. I have dsDNA lab done with

Customer Question

I have Lupus and have blood work. I have dsDNA lab done with that. But I dint understand what is considered to be a "high" result.
JA: In general, how has your health been lately?
Customer: Well I have issues with the Lupus. But I did have a GI bug last month
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I've lost a lot of weight but thought maybe it was from the bug that I had. But in the past year I had started to have hair breakage and this weight loss and obviously pain in joints which I have a lot. But I'm very interested in what is high dsDNA
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 9 months ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 9 months ago.

I am sorry you have lupus

what questions do you have about your blood tests?

can you post your lab results here?