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Frequent Fever & High ESR

My father is diagnosed with ALS. Apart from usual symptoms he is having frequent fever. His treatment is ongoing with prescription of Riluzole and other medicines. Recently we tested his blood sample, where high ESR (43) was reported with haemoglobin at 9. What may be the reason for frequent fever and how to bring down his high ESR?
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Doctor Answers (1) on Frequent Fever & High ESR

One of the common causes of frequent fever with elevated ESR is Infections like Koch's

Please consult a Physician for complete evaluation

We need to first find the cause of fever
Then treatment would be aimed at that cause

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