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ESR Hematocrit Correction 40%

Purpose:

To correct the erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) for anemia.

Specialty:

Hematology Oncology
Clinical Laboratory
Infectious Diseases
Immunology/Rheumatology

Objective:

laboratory tests

ICD-10:

R70, R71

Description:

The erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) may be affected by variation in hematocrit, MCHC and serum protein. It is important to correct for these factors to ensure an accurate interpretation.

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