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What Does a High Sedimentation Rate Mean? Topic Guide

Sedimentation Rate Sedimentation Rate:

Sedimentation rate (erythrocyte sedimentation, sed rate, ERS) is a common blood test used to detect and monitor inflammation in the body. Health-care practitioners use the sedimentation rate to help evaluate and determine if inflammation is present in the patient.

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