Age 78 yrs hemoglobin level is 9.5 ESR is 48 Is the ESR level normal and what precautions are to be taken and what are its implications?
The ESR level is pretty normal for a 78-year-old: a generalguideline is that it should be roughly less than the age divided by2, or for a woman, age+10 divided by 2. So for a …male, it is atouch high, but for a female, it is okay. However, hemoglobin of 9.5 is rather low. This should beinvestigated further. (MORE)