How are dsDNA and ssa-60 antibodies tested?
Alternatively, patients may be tested for Smith, ribonucleoprotein, SSA-52, and SSA-60 antibodies. (8,9) The levels of antibodies to dsDNA may fluctuate with SLE disease activity. Increasing antibody levels may be associated with flares while decline or negative results may indicate response to treatment or disease remission.
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