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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C-reactive protein (CRP) and erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) abnormality (range 0-1) and duration of symptoms (two levels; range 0-1)7.
The findings of physician-administered examinations that determined the number of swollen and tender joints were combined with erythrocyte sedimentation rate results to calculate disease activity.
In this study, the levels of Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate (ESR) of the penicilliosis in HIV patients had been on higher side between 50 to 100 mm/1st hour suggesting an increase in inflammatory process associated with infection with Penicilliosis.
c) Non-significant improvements in haemoglobin, white blood cell count, erythrocyte sedimentation rate, and albumin were observed during the extended 52-week period
In the patients who were included in the study, complete blood count, erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR), lactate dehydrogenase (LDH), uric acid, viral markers (Epstein Barr virus (EBV) and cytomegalovirus (CMV) were investigated in addition to history and physical examination.
Haematological Studies: Blood samples collected with anticoagulant were analyzed for demonstration of Heinz bodies, erythrocyte sedimentation rate, total erythrocyte count, haemoglobin concentration, haematocrit, and red cell indices (mean corpuscular volume, mean corpuscular haemoglobin and mean corpuscular haemoglobin concentration).
3 Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate (ESR) is an inexpensive, easily available investigation paticulary in resource poor countries, where TB is common.
CBC, chemistry, thyroid function test, stool exam, ultrasonography, hydrogen breath test, erythrocyte sedimentation rate, and C-reactive protein have all very limited accuracy in discriminating IBS from organic diseases.
The doctor treated the condition with low-dose steroids and monitored the patient's erythrocyte sedimentation rate and C-reactive protein.
Additional Streck products include Alc-Cellular[R], the only Ale control available with intact red blood cells; UA-Cellular[TM] for IQ, Streck's micro urinalysis control designed specifically for the Iris Diagnostics iQ[R] automated urine analyzers; SICKLEDEX, a qualitative solubility test kit used to detect the presence of sickling hemoglobins in human blood or sickle cell control material; automated Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate analyzers and unique quality control devices.
V5 also down-regulated TB-associated inflammation as shown by normalization of mean elevated leukocyte counts and decreased erythrocyte sedimentation rate.
The patient who is positive for rheumatoid factor and always has an elevated level of C-reactive protein and a high erythrocyte sedimentation rate needs early intervention.
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