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  • Ganglioneuritis!!!!!!!!!!What in the world?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Autoimmune Disease November 15, 2010 08:12 PM

    I have a serverely painful condition that one doctor has diagnosed as Ganglioneuritis. No other doctor has diagnosed what I have, nor have they heard of Ganglioneuritis. I have found very little info on the condition and would love to hear from other patients and medical professionals who may...

  • Stiff person syndrome???

    gr8tful 1 Replies
    Posted in: Autoimmune Disease November 6, 2010 09:42 PM

    Kristie Tunick has been suffering from severe body paralysis and intense pain. She is in need of resources and doctors to help diagnose her so she can get her life back. Please see her story at http://abcnews.go.com/2020/sickness-health-couple-sticks/story?id=8250804...

  • Cushings? Other autoimmune disease?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Autoimmune Disease November 4, 2010 05:40 PM

    FemaleAge: 28I am desperately hoping someone has a clue about what is going on with me. I have struggled with my weight and health for the last five years. I decided two years ago, I was sick of it and things were going to change. Talked to my doctor and explained that I had a healthy lifestyle. I...

  • lichen planus in 10year old son

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Autoimmune Disease November 3, 2010 11:26 PM

    My 10 year old son was just diagnoised with lichen planus. It is all over his feet which he says it is painful. it is also up both his legs and on his wrists and arms. he has missed alot of school because he is uncomfortable. Does any bodt have any suggestions.

  • constantly itchy

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Autoimmune Disease October 16, 2010 02:00 AM

    Please help! I was recently diagnosed with Celiacs disease. That was in August and it is now October. I can't stop itching on my arms, back, belly, and legs. It's horrible! It's not red or bumpy until I scratch my skin off. Please help.

  • Hives and Angioadema

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Autoimmune Disease October 1, 2010 04:23 PM

    I had hives for eight years as a child growing up in Northern California. When I moved to Masschusetts for college, they went away. And they stayed away until 2005, when they returned. I have had them since then. Except, after I was on Zyrtek, Singulair, Zantac (H2 receptor) and Doxepin...then...

  • Autoimmune or what???

    BearBear 0 Replies
    Posted in: Autoimmune Disease September 26, 2010 11:10 PM

    Does anyone have any ideas on what could be the cause of the following?25 year old female, 5ft6", 125 lb, non-smoker, non-drinker, no eating disorders. Within last 3 months has developed bilateral knee pain and swelling. Can't sit for more than 10 min. Has had lot of cavities, root canal within...

  • It keeps coming back in the same spot

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Autoimmune Disease September 20, 2010 10:55 AM

    Since May. I have been getting this rash on my right hand side, little on the left, a few spots on my breast and a few smaller spots on my stomach....I have been put on pretdizone 3 times for this....seems to help, but I'm just wondering why when I get it that IT IS IN THE SAME SPOT everytime even...

  • Any ideas of diagnosis? High ESR and CRP in blood

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Autoimmune Disease August 30, 2010 07:34 PM

    Hi, I was just wondering if anyone here has any ideas what my blood test results might point to. I'm a 25 year old female and have been having pains in my joints for over a year now - started mostly in knees and elbows but now in a lot more joints. Previous to this I have had symtoms which drs...

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis/Firbromyalgia or are they wrong?

    sylvanpegasys 2 Replies
    Posted in: Autoimmune Disease August 3, 2010 06:37 AM

    Was diagnosed with R/A and Fibromyalgia a year ago.. took prednisone and Methotrexate along w/a plethura of other meds along the way... Understand the joint paints are due to the R/A muscle soreness weakness to the Fibromyalgia but wth is the entire body charlie horse bit that's insanely painful...

  • Hypothyroid or inadequate nutrition

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Autoimmune Disease July 31, 2010 11:40 AM

    I have a multitude of symptoms which seem to align mostly with hypothyroidism, however my TSH levels continue to come back normally on blood tests and my T4 levels are usually low or low normal. I have muscle weakness, atrophy, constipation (present for many years), weight loss, chronic fatigue,...

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  • sjogrens

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Autoimmune Disease July 15, 2010 12:45 PM

    my test come back neg.,but had a high ana test does this mean i have sjogrens as the doctor says.what are the best medications to take for this disease?i'm on three meds,but still in allot of pain.

  • I got EBV

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Autoimmune Disease July 2, 2010 08:57 AM

    I m family doc and I got EBV from my patients ( I didnt kiss him or her :D )Btw EBV really a dangerous virus after takin mono and gainin reactif lenf nodules I stopped smokin and alcohol and tryin to live wealthy eatin vegetables and doin lightly cradio exercieses but not too much cus EBV gets me...

  • bluebell2

    bluebell2 0 Replies
    Posted in: Autoimmune Disease June 21, 2010 09:52 PM

    Just asking if anybody has got sj'gons diease like i have?it has attacked my liver now so have got cirrosis of the liver i just don't know what to eat anymore what are the best foods for something like this,i don't drink alcahol either have'nt done for years!anybodythanks:)

  • facial raynauds???

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Autoimmune Disease May 8, 2010 02:34 PM

    new Current diagnosis UCTD. On Plaquenil and Vit D for just over a month now.ANA and other antibody testing neg.ESR 85WBC 4.2Mono 7.4CRP Vit D 13.5Total creatine Kinase 29 Traveling muscle and joint painshad prominant rash on forehead (itched) and nose and cheeks (didn't itch) - resolvingphoto...

  • Hi everyone.. Could use some opinions!

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Autoimmune Disease May 7, 2010 06:01 AM

    My father has been feeling quite ill for the past year or so. His main symptoms are lethargy, irritability, fatigue, gastro-issues, weight loss and chronic ear infections. He's 50 and just had his gallbladder removed about 8 months ago. He has had diabetes for a bit over a year but eats very...

  • sudden rash upon waking

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Autoimmune Disease April 26, 2010 10:14 AM

    I get a sudden rash upon waking up. Hives, rash usually on the side away from the bed.. Any ideas?

  • Please help me out. I have a doubt in auto immune disease.

    Manimegalai59 0 Replies
    Posted in: Autoimmune Disease April 10, 2010 02:26 PM

    For the past six months, I had severe blood pressure having 186/120, and took Almighty H Tablet under Doctor's prescription. The B.P. lowered down slowly, and the doctor asked me to undergo a medical examination consisting of blood test, sonogram, urine test etc. Doctor found the Serum creatinine...

  • A little help understanding.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Autoimmune Disease April 6, 2010 03:06 PM

    Hi, I recently found out that my girlfriend has an autoimmune disease. I'm not sure which one because I'm not sure how to approach the subject. I was wondering if anyone had any suggestions on how to approach this subject tactfully, and I was wondering if there were any that were non-communicable....

  • High Speckled Titre

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Autoimmune Disease March 16, 2010 02:33 AM

    I was diagnosed with SLE about 11 years ago. Since then it has gotten progressively worse with many many symptoms. They always do a Speckled Titre test and it's usually The symptoms I have are too numerous to list, but I am forced to lay down quite a bit during the day. Walking is extremely...