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HIGH SENSITIVITY C-REACTIVE PROTEIN

HIGH SENSITIVITY C-REACTIVE PROTEIN from Thyrocare

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Price: Rs. 600

Infection as well as following a heart attack, surgery, or trauma. Thus, it is one of several proteins that are often referred to as acute phase reactants. The high-sensitivity CRP test measures low levels of CRP in the blood to identify low levels of inflammation that are associated with risk of developing cardiovascular disease (CVD).

There are two different tests that measure CRP and each test measures a different range of CRP level in the blood for different purposes:

    The standard CRP test measures markedly high levels of the protein to detect diseases that cause significant inflammation. It measures CRP in the range from 10 to 1000 mg/L.
    The hs-CRP test accurately detects lower levels of the protein than the standard CRP test and is used to evaluate individuals for risk of CVD. It measures CRP in the range from 0.5 to 10 mg/L.

It is now believed that a persistent low level of inflammation plays a major role in atherosclerosis, the narrowing of blood vessels due to build-up of cholesterol and other lipids, which is often associated with CVD.

CVD causes more deaths in the U.S. each year than any other cause, according to the American Heart Association. A number of risk factors, such as family history, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, being overweight or diabetic, have been linked to the development of CVD, but a significant number of people who have few or no identified risk factors will also develop CVD. This fact has lead researchers to look for additional risk factors that might be either causing CVD or that could be used to determine lifestyle changes and/or treatments that could reduce a person's risk.

High-sensitivity CRP is one of a growing number of cardiac risk markers that are used to help determine a person's risk. Some studies have shown that measuring CRP with a highly sensitive assay can help identify the risk level for CVD in apparently healthy people. This more sensitive test can measure CRP levels that are within the higher end of the reference range. These normal but slightly high levels of CRP in otherwise healthy individuals can predict the future risk of a heart attack, stroke, sudden cardiac death, and peripheral arterial disease, even when cholesterol levels are within an acceptable range.

Booking Procedure:
  • 1. Fill the booking form on right side with Name, Address, Mobile no.
  • 2. Thyrocare agent will call you and fix an appointment.
  • 3. Blood samples will be collected from your Home address. 10-12 hrs fasting is required.
  • 4. You need to make the payment by cash to Thyrocare when Technician comes to pick up the samples OR Pay online after confirmation of booking.
  • 5. Reports will be couriered at your residence in 3-4 working days. We will also email the reports within 48 hrs on your email address mentioned while booking.

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Thyrocare HIGH SENSITIVITY C-REACTIVE PROTEIN

Book Online, Pay Offline Free Sample Pickup from Home/Office


No queues, no hassles. Everything done at home.

You just need to pay Rs. 600 per person to the person who will come to collect the blood sample.

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