Anti-DNA Test Near Me

What is an Anti-DNA / Anti-ds DNA test?

This test is used to help diagnose lupus in a person who has a positive result on a test for antinuclear antibody (ANA) and has clinical signs and symptoms that suggest lupus.

Who should get an Anti-DNA Test?

This test is ordered when a person shows signs and symptoms that could be due to lupus and has had a positive ANA test. 

Some signs and symptoms of lupus include:

  1. Muscle pain
  2. Arthritis-like pain in one or more joints (but no or little joint damage)
  3. Red rash that frequently resembles a butterfly across the nose and cheek areas (malar rash)
  4. Low-grade fever
  5. Persistent fatigue, weakness
  6. Skin sensitivity to light
  7. Hair and weight loss
  8. Numbness or tingling in the hands or feet
  9. Inflammation and damage to organs and tissues, including the kidneys, lungs, heart, lining of the heart, central nervous system, and blood vessels

When will I receive my results?

Once completed, you will receive your results within 3-5 business days in your LabFinder portal.

How do I prepare? Do I need to fast?

No preparation or fasting required. Just bring your LabFinder Order and Insurance Card to your appointment.

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