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dsDNA levels?

dsDNA levels?

I'm newly diagnosed in November, and my dsDNA levels keep climbing every time they test them, currently at 23, was at 16 on first test. Is this really high? What are other's levels? I read somewhere that increase of dsDNA of more than 25% can be indication of a flare, even before c3/c4 show, and greater risk of kidney issues, but i have no sense of how high my levels are compared to others with Lupus. Thanks.

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A MyLupusTeam Member said:

Depends on the scale used and the way the lab tests for it , all scales are different , some scales have to be over 330 to be considered positive , I… read more

edited, originally posted 25 days ago
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