Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate (F) DETAILS
A test used to detect inflammation and other medical conditions, measures the rate at which red blood cells settle out when anticoagulated whole blood is allowed to stand for an hour.
Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate (F) test basically measures the ESR of the blood. No special preparation is required before testing. To perform this test you
will need to visit your laboratory of choice for the collection of a blood sample.
Disclaimer: Laboratory test results are NOT to be interpreted as a "stand-alone" item. Test results have to be interpreted after correlating with suitable clinical findings and additional supplemental information/tests. The meaning of your tests results will be explained by your healthcare providers, based on additional information you provide them.