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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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How can elevated ESR levels be treated?

Hi sir, am 33 yrs female..... I have inflamation for Lt knee. But ESR level is my -44... I have job opportunity in gulf country.... So why should take medical fitness.....Normal EsR-20.. what can do...... Pls help me..... l have take any medicines....
Fri, 6 Jul 2018
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Usually high levels of ESR are indicative of present infection. You should be correctly treated with antibiotics.

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