This test helps diagnose infections or diseases that cause inflammation, cardiovascular disease, inflammatory bowel disease, pelvic inflammatory disease, arthritis and lupus. The C-Reactive Protein is a protein produced by the liver. When levels of CRP are higher than normal, this indicates infection or inflammation in the body. Although this test will tell you if an infection is present, it does not specify the source of the infection.
Evaluating acute and chronic inflammatory diseases; Monitoring therapy for an inflammatory disorder.
No special preparation is necessary prior to blood sample collection.
Estimated Turn Around For Results:
2-10 Business Days
For an exact turnaround time for results, please contact us at Personalabs and we will contact the lab on your behalf as turnaround times vary depending on testing location or lab testing provider.