Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
176 Doctors are Online

What does this ESR result regarding pain in leg indicate? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 15-Jul-2014
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2009
Answered : 983 Questions
Doctor:Hi,
Please proceed with your query
User:My mother have ERS as .45 in test result
User:what this means?
User:ESR was .37 when test was done 15 minutes ago
User:normal range written is .1-.2
Doctor:Only ESR is not a criteria for any possibilities
Doctor:ESR increases with age
User:ok..what should i do?
Doctor:there are lot of physiology (with out any medical problem) that ESR can increase
Doctor:Why was the test done?
User:pain in leg under the knee
Doctor:I suggest to meet up with a doctor to read the entire report and examine the person to understand if there is something concerning that lead to ESR rise
User:which doctor to meet?
Doctor:Pain in the leg under knee would not mean for ESR
Doctor:Orthopedic surgeon
User:ok thanks
Doctor:Thanks for visiting me here. Bye for now.
Question is related to
Medical Procedures
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor