This question was answered on Sat 19, Feb 2011 08:03pm by Dr. Srivastava

what does it mean when your sed rate level is 63?

    
Asked by Unregistered (Female; 39; UNITED STATES; recently had severe right knee and thigh pain,have arthritis,but seen rheumatologist and was told that my RA is not active although my sed rate level is slightly elevated.Was diagnosed with Patella Femoral Syndrome and cartilage degeneration. Went to the Gynocologist to have my hormone levels tested and was informed that sed rate level was 63, but all other test results came back normal range; Relevant drugs:multi vitamin, and tylenol when needed ) on Thu 17, Feb 2011 06:46pm

what does it mean when your sed rate level is 63?

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Answer by Dr. Srivastava  on Sat 19, Feb 2011 08:03pm:

Hi there, Mostly doctors perform two blood tests such as erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) and/or the C-reactive protein (CRP) test to determine whether a patient has poly-arthritis. Hence ESR rate may be high (>20) in case of arthritic condition, though it is possible that you may not be experiencing any arthritic symptoms if you are in inactive phase. But in order to precisely know about the condition, I would like to know such essential things like how long you were facing such symptoms, any other associated symptoms OR how they aggravate. Please connect with us to discuss same in details. I hope it helps.
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