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Causes elevated sedimentation rate

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Dr. Naval Mendiratta MD

had a high sed rate and inflammatory markers , was put on prednisone , but not given a diagnosis...what could be the cause ? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naval Mendiratta ( Rheumatologist)
Dr. Rovena Murati MD

Can a crown with decay under it cause a sedimentation rate of 140? Recently experienced a TIA and then sed rate elevation was found and also hypothyroidism ..62yr old female ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rovena Murati ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

Leg swelling and swollen arms symptoms for a immobile my mother aged 79 and in hospital...she has been graded medical high risk v VTE... She takes no medication...has a high crp.and esr very high urea and low... View answer

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Dr. Shailja Puri MD

to kjnow what can be if tests sdfd negatife? I know if untreated it can cause blindness or stroke I NEED ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shailja Puri ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr.   Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh MD

again, probably due to my low wbc and high sedimentation rate. what should I do. Now all of my medical ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal MD

My 13 month old had a fever for a few days. Pedi said she had a viral throat infection. Fever didn t go away so we went back in and they said she had a uti and put her on amoxcillian for 10 days. 2 days after being... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Muhammed Aslam TK MD

My dad is 67 and has rheumatoid arthritis. He gets Remicade infusions for this. About 7 months ago, he got shingles and has terrible back and chest pain. He is on a high dose of Neurontin for this. His doctor called to say... View answer

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Dr. Varinder Joshi MD

I am anemic and have a high blood sed rate. They have been controlling my iron via infusions and I m taking 50,000 Vitamin D once a week. Have been going in to the two different drs. since last Nov. Still having problems.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Varinder Joshi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal MD

My first sed-rte came back @ 46, the next 56, & yesterday 70. My Dr. did another one yesterday & I ll find out on Tues. I had severe headaches @ first, then another Dr. did a bilateral temporal biopsy & found nothing, but... View answer

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Dr. Arun MD

I keep having a faster than normal blood sedimentation rate for 6 months now. I feel some small vibes in my heart like shivering sometimes and also weak. I try cycling everyday but i dont know if i ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arun ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Goswami Debopom MD

Hi. ESR or Erythrocyte sedimentation rate is a blood parameter that is raised in any sort of inflammation like fever , infection, anything. There is nothing to be done. Do not worry. Your own immune system...

Dr. Jagdish Chaturvedi MD

Hi. ESR or Erythro Sedimentation Rate is not specific to any one disease. It only indicates chronic infection or inflammation or an autoimmine disease. It is elevated in many diseases such as...

Dr. Namala Bharadwaj MD

hello dear looks like your suffering from connective tissue disorder, because of you have elevated cd8 count and joint and muscle pain indicating connective tissue defect get yourself examined by general physician...