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what are the following blood tests for CBP ESR CRP PM

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what are the following blood tests for CBP   ESR CRP PMR
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 7 years ago.
Hello,

What are the symptoms?

Why the tests are done?

Can you write the results in detail?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
for last 12 twelve months have had pain through out the entire body no energy or stength in arms or legs very weak and bed rest for 4 months has not improved the situation
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 7 years ago.

Thank you for the information.

CBP means complete blood picture.

ESR erythrocyte sedimentation rate.

CRP means C reactive protein.

PMR - Polymyalgia Rheumatica

With your symptoms I think your doctor has diagnosed your condition as Polymyalgia Rheumatica ( PMR).

In PMR in the blood there can be signs of inflammation like increased level of ESR, CRP.

I hope this information will be helpful.

Please ask if you need any clarification.

Best wishes.
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