Patient Comments: Sedimentation Test - Indications

Did you receive a sedimentation test? What were the results and how did it affect your diagnosis?

Comment from: gl, 75 or over Female (Patient) Published: April 11

I had pain behind my right eye and pain in the back of the right ear. I went to the ophthalmologist and he prescribed a blood test for templar arthritis. My result of sedimentation was 15, the results of reactive protein was 0.7. I have not heard from the doctor and hope everything is ok.

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