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The Mouse Adult Gross Anatomy Ontology and Mammalian Phenotype Ontology are downloaded weekly from the Mouse Genome Informatics databases at Jackson Laboratories ( For more information about these ontologies, see the MGI Publications Page at

Term:abnormal erythrocyte sedimentation rate
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Accession:MP:0031061 term browser browse the term
Definition:a deviation in the rate at which red blood cells (RBCs) descend under the influence of gravity in a vertical column of anticoagulated whole blood over a period of one hour; the rate at which RBCs settle out from the plasma is measured as the number of millimeters of clear plasma present at the top of the column after one hour (mm/hr); a non-specific measure of inflammation
Synonyms:exact_synonym: abnormal ESR;   abnormal Westergren sedimentation rate;   abnormal blood sedimentation rate
 related_synonym: abnormal sed rate

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  mammalian phenotype 5407
    homeostasis/metabolism phenotype 1421
      abnormal homeostasis 1322
        abnormal blood homeostasis 760
          abnormal erythrocyte sedimentation rate 0
            decreased erythrocyte sedimentation rate 0
            increased erythrocyte sedimentation rate 0
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