erythrocyte sedimentation rate

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  • noun

Synonyms for erythrocyte sedimentation rate

the rate at which red blood cells settle out in a tube of blood under standardized conditions

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In that article, the authors stated that there are strong, graded associations of RDW with high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (CRP) and erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) in adult outpatients.
The TEST 1 Automated System-a new method for measuring the erythrocyte sedimentation rate.
Clinical and laboratory manifestations in this case included altered mental status, cyanosis of three toes, splinter hemorrhages of the fingernails, anemia, eosinophilia, elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate and an elevated serum creatinine level.
ICSH recommendation for measurement of erythrocyte sedimentation rate.
7) Erythrocyte sedimentation rate (mm/hr) 57 (21) 49 (19) C-reactive protein (mg/dL) 3.
The increased risk for CVD was associated with three markers of systemic inflammation: erythrocyte sedimentation rate above 60 mm/hour on three consecutive measurements, the presence of RA vasculitis, and the presence of RA lung disease (Arthritis Rheum.
Erythrocyte sedimentation rate was elevated; however, cardiac enzymes and cardiac troponins were within normal limits.
Q How does the anticoagulant solution affect the erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) in the presence of anemia .
14) In Lugo, a TAB is generally considered in patients with isolated "pure" PMR if they have constitutional syndrome (asthenia anorexia and weight loss of at least 4 kg) and/or the erythrocyte sedimentation rate is greater than 80 mm/h.
Laboratory tests showed a leukocyte count of 7,600/[micro]L, a platelet count of 127,000/[micro]L, and an erythrocyte sedimentation rate of 70 mm/h.
He suggested getting an erythrocyte sedimentation rate, a CBC, and a chemistry profile.
Laboratory investigations revealed that the complete blood count, the erythrocyte sedimentation rate (4 mm/hr), and the angiotensin-converting enzyme level (54 IU/L) were normal.
An elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate greater than 10 mm/hr in males or greater than 20 mm/hr in females.
The percentage of patients who achieve an ACR 50 or ACR 70 score represent those who achieve a 50 percent or 70 percent improvement in select RA symptoms, including joint swelling and tenderness, pain, level of disability, overall patient and physician disease assessment, and an objective marker of inflammation, such as erythrocyte sedimentation rate.
Results from a second study reported at the annual meeting of the American College of Rheumatology suggested that adding three more risk markers (carotid disease assessment with ultrasound, erythrocyte sedimentation rate, and cumulative steroid dose) to the standard Framingham risk score (FRS) could significantly improve prognostic accuracy for coronary disease in patients with RA.
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