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Inflammation is the body's attempt at self-protection; the aim being to remove harmful stimuli, including damaged cells, irritants, or pathogens - and begin the healing process. Inflammation is part of the complex biological response of vascular tissues to harmful stimuli, such as pathogens, ...Read more
Crp-, esr- all the blood work is fine but still MRI shows I have mild inflammation in sacroiliac joints. Been 4 years like this. Plus I am hlab27+.
I have sacroiliitis which i understand is inflammation of the sacroiliac joint. I have been receiving physical therapy. I have been receiving physical therapy, about 18 sessions over three months. There is some slow reduction of the pain i experience.
CRP!: Hidden inflammation would not come from arthritis, which would cause pain. Both increased sed rates and crps can come from metabolic syndrome. High estrogen levels increase firbrinogen, which increases sed rate, but not crp. I wish my medical colleages would stop ordering esrs and focus on crps. ...Read more
No definite answer: Fruits and vegetables with anti-oxidant activities are considered anti-inflammatory and the darker the color the better (as in berries ). Omega 3 fatty acid present in seafoods especially in fatty fish also has anti-inflammatory activities. Curcumin (in curry) may have anti-cancer activity. These are just some of the few i can think of. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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