Description of an ANA blood test.
ANA Blood Test is a blood test that can help with the diagnosis of Lupus. ANA stands for antinuclear antibody test and that is what it is short for. Although other conditions can make this test positive this is a great blood test to check for Lupus especially in people that are having the symptoms of lupus.
Lupus is an autoimmune medical condition which has a whole set of different and varied symptoms and can sometimes be a hard condition to come to this diagnosis. The ANA is a good test but when and if it does come up positive then they may have to do more extensive testing to confirm a positive diagnosis.
The ANA is easy test and is just generally like any another blood test. The doctors have to take all the information into account and then come up with your diagnosis of lupus.
Here are other blood tests like MCV, MPV, MCH, MCHC and son on. Read the content if you have a high or low level in your blood test.