sedimentation rate


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sedimentation rate

[‚sed·ə·mən′tā·shən ‚rāt]
(pathology)
The rate at which red blood cells settle out of anticoagulated blood.
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P value ESR smokers (mm/h) 10.778 1.524 0.006 ESR non-smokers (mm/h) 1.602 0.227 0.006 TLC of smokers (per [mm.sup.3]) 1879.562 265.810 0.0001 TLC of non-smokers (per [mm.sup.3]) 34862.03 176.128 0.0001 Age of smokers (years) 4.168 0.3805 0.0646 Age of non-smokers (years) 4.911 0.4483 0.0646 ESR: Erythrocyte sedimentation rate, TLC: Total leukocyte count, mm/h: Millimeter/hour, Min: Minimum, Max: Maximum, SD: Standard deviation, S E: Standard error, n: Sample size
Comparative usefulness of C-reactive protein and erythrocyte sedimentation rate in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
Fine, coarse and total sedimentation rates were expressed as g dw [m.sup.-2] [day.sup.-1].
Creatinine phosphokinase and lactate dehydrogenase levels were within normal limits, and the erythrocyte sedimentation rate was normal in 10 of the 16 patients.
The decrease in hemoglobin causes a more rapid sedimentation of red blood cells, tobacco causes chronic renal failure is a common cause of elevated sedimentation rate.
The following variables were significantly different among the four groups: total symptom duration in years, acute exacerbations, FVC, [FEV.sub.1]/FVC, inspiratory capacity, Pa[O.sub.2], C-reactive protein level, erythrocyte sedimentation rate, and chronic colonization by P.
After that accumulative sedimentation rate determined that comes out to be 91.00 % at the outlet as shown is following figure:
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.
Trace fossils provide signatures of animal responses to various ecological controls, including salinity and its fluctuations, sedimentation rate, oxygenation, availability of food, and temperature.
So the sedimentation rate till this core was extracted is about 0.68 cm/year.
INTRODUCTION: Erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) is used as a parameter for prognostication and even diagnosis of certain clinical conditions.
Objective: To evluate the Erythocyte Sedimentation Rate (ESR) at the time of diagnosis in culture positive cases of different types of active tuberculosis (TB).