Department of Chemistry, Biochemistry division, Faculty of Science, Damietta University, Egypt
*Corresponding author: Walaa Fikry Elbossaty, Department of Chemistry, Biochemistry division, Faculty of Science, Damietta University, Egypt
Submission: August 21, 2017; Published: September 27, 2017
ISSN: 2578-0239Volume1 Issue1
Erythrocyte sedimentation rate is simple, in expensive inflammatory marker. ESR level increase in any cases of inflammation. There is various factor effects on level of ESR. ESR level depend on pro inflammatory products and shape of red blood cells, any factors effect on them lead to elevate ESR rate. Obesity is chronic health problem result from unbalance between calories take and body required calories. Obesity correlate with inflammation through adipose tissue, which responsible for secretion of proinflammatory cytokines which in turn increase ESR level. So, there is strong correlation between Obesity and ESR level.
Keywords:ESR; Obesity; CRP; Ferritin; Fibrinogen; Haptoglobin