The right test for you

A comprehensive guide to testing, medical imaging and other health and illness prevention-related services. Click on the screening category to learn more about these services, individual tests & screening items

Blood Analysis

Blood Analysis

ESR
Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate

The erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR), or Sed rate, is a blood test that can reveal inflammatory activity in your body.  Inflammation is thought to be a symptom of a considerable number of health issues and diseases. The ESR test can assist in analysing unexplained fever, some types of arthritis and symptoms that affect your muscles.