Sed Rate by Modified Westergren (ESR)


Useful in differentiating inflammatory and neoplastic diseases and as an index of disease severity. CRP is also useful in monitoring inflammatory disease states.

Sed Rate by Modified Westergren (ESR)


Average competitors price


Pricing based on average direct to consumer pricing.
  • Fasting Required: NO
  • Preferred Specimen: Whole Blood
  • Reference Range(s):
      Male Female
    ≤50 Years ≤15 mm/h ≤20 mm/h
    >50 Years ≤20 mm/h ≤30 mm/h
  • Limitations: Patients with polycythemia and many hemoglobin abnormalities may have depressed sed rates whereas patients with anemia may have elevated sed rates.
  • Turnaround Time: 1 Day
  • Test Code: 809