erythrocyte sedimentation rate

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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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Since the previously tested results were validated by the QC procedure, the lab can compare repeated (current) ESR test results with previously reported results.
Convinced Kerry was not anorexic the psychologist ordered an ESR test, a simple blood test which indicates the presence of disease.
The results of PPD and ESR tests are shown in Table 2.