Your Question: My RA diagnosis caught me completely by surprise. Quick question before I meet with my rheumatologist on Wednesday. Are you aware of LDN success with test numbers similar to mine?
My Rheumatoid Factor is 66 and the Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide Antibody (CCPA) >300.
Larry’s Response: NUMBERS?
I am not up to speed on test values, and it’s by choice.
I have found that using test numbers to make a diagnosis, decide on treatment, and evaluate progress is fraught with error – especially when the numbers don’t reflect how the patient actually FEELS.
Thyroid testing goes on all the time – usually for TSH – and doctors stop working with their patients when the TSH level is in the normal range. Yet. the vast majority of those patients still feel like dirt. The answer when they com