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Inelevated sedimentation rate cause

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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

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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.   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 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)
Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Hi, My wife s rheumatologist did some test and she was at the clinic and they told her she had a really high sed rate. She has been feeling a lot of pain in her joints and the rheumatologist said it was her fibro was... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Taher Ali ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

Hi What could be the cause of high ESR levels and high CRP CONCENTRATION with fever and chills ? I .... esr , crp and platelet count is also little high , and knee pain too...can u tell me what is the cause ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda ( Geriatics Specialist)
Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

Hello Sir/Madam, Three weeks before my mother had chilling fever and night sweats. We consulted a doctor and blood and urine tests confirmed that she had urinary infection. To substantiate, her ESR was as high as 90 mm/hr.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda ( Geriatrics 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.   Luchuo Engelbert Bain MD

Hi and thanks for the query, This could be signs if venous insufficiency. Excluding an inflammatory process with blood tests like the erythrocyte sedimentation rate and C reactive protein measures could be...

Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

ESR stands for erythrocyte sedimentation rate. When blood is collected and put in a small tube and kept upright for one hour, the sediment is measured after one hour. If the sediment is more, that indicate...