C-Reactive Protein (CRP)


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Service Code: 4420


Service Code: 4420
Services Name: CRP C-Reactive Protein (CRP)

Increased CRP levels are found in inflammatory conditions including: bacterial infection, rheumatic fever, active arthritis, myocardial infarction, malignancies and in the post-operative state. This test cannot detect the relatively small elevations of CRP that are associated with increased cardiovascular risk.