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erythrocyte sedimentation rate

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  • n. The rate at which red blood cells precipitate in an hour; a screening test used to test for various conditions. Abbreviated as ESR.

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  • n. the rate at which red blood cells settle out in a tube of blood under standardized conditions; a high rate usually indicates the presence of inflammation

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