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ghostoffuffle  ·  868 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Pubski: October 11, 2017

Hedz up: elevated CRP and ESR are considered nonspecific indicators of inflammation, not necessarily infection. There are better indicators of sepsis, i.e. WBC count and lactic levels. High ESR/CRP and low PLT post chemo may both be expected depending on the agent used. Hope your brother is okay.