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Suggest remedies for high ESR level in blood culture

Hello Doctor,

My son who is just 8 yrs old having ESR level hgh in the blood culture showing 73. He is frequently having cold and cough and very fond of cold things such as pepsi, cola etc.

Please let me know the precautions to be taken.

thank you.
Thu, 3 Jul 2014
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High esr level my be due to infection , tuberculosis,inflammation. , autoimmune disease., connective tissue disorders anemia etc. So first of all you should search for the cause and treat accordingly. Pepsi cola and cold drinks does not have any direct relation to raise esr.
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Suggest remedies for high ESR level in blood culture

High esr level my be due to infection , tuberculosis,inflammation. , autoimmune disease., connective tissue disorders anemia etc. So first of all you should search for the cause and treat accordingly. Pepsi cola and cold drinks does not have any direct relation to raise esr.