Thank you for a clearer picture. I have fatigue and joint pain but I never attributed it to anything. I figured I had a bad mattress. i know a positive ANA in and of itself isn't definitive. I just wanted to know if my other labs were isolated issues or contributing factors to a disease process occurring in my body. Welp...waiting on my repeat lab results. After that its Rheumatology. I've already started making calls for appts. Appreciate your help.
Homogenous pattern is associated with systemic lupus erythematosis and mixed connective tissue disease. Lupus is a listed cause of decreased neurophils and elevated WBC. One study showed 96% of Lupus patients had vitamin D deficiency.
The PTPN22 gene increases the risk of type 1 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, autoimmune thyroid disease, systemic lupus erythematosus, vitiligo. Alopecia areata often occurs in people whose family members have other autoimmune diseases, such as type 1 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, thyroid disease, systemic lupus erythematosus, pernicious anaemia, or Addison's disease.