C-reactive Protein Blood Test
The C-reactive Protein (CRP) blood test checks for inflammation in the body. It helps doctors diagnose and treat conditions related to inflammation and heart health. CRP is a protein made by the liver when there's inflammation. High CRP levels are linked to infections, autoimmune diseases, and heart problems.
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