• catherine findlay catherine findlay
    August 14, 2009
    i have chronic fibromyalgia syndrome,zollinger ellisson syndrome,endometriosis,pernicious anaenia et
    catherine findlay catherine findlay
    August 14, 2009

    i also suffer from chronic fibromyalgia syndrome , severe anxiety disorder, endometriosis, pernicious anaemia underactive thyroid and several other illnesses but i'm not sure of there names is there a possiblity i could have an auto immune illness such as lupus?

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  • Cort
    Health Guide
    August 15, 2009
    Cort
    Health Guide
    August 14, 2009

    Do you mean that these diseases have all been misdiagnosed and what you really have is lupus? I'm not a doctor that's  for sure. Lupus causes a lot of different symptoms and can be hard to diagnose. There are 11 criteria for lupus one of which is a positive ANA test. If you don't have that you probably don't have lupus and you've probably been tested for that by now. Here's some more information on  a lupus diagnosis. 


    http://www.healthcentral.com/encyclopedia/408/118.html#diagnosis


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