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Test ID: CRP    
C-Reactive Protein (CRP), Serum

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Secondary ID A test code used for billing and in test definitions created prior to November 2011

9731

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Detecting systemic inflammatory processes

 

Detecting infection and assessing response to antibiotic treatment of bacterial infections

 

Differentiating between active and inactive disease forms with concurrent infection

 

HSCRP / C-Reactive Protein, High Sensitivity, Serum is the appropriate C-reactive protein test to order to assess risk of cardiovascular disease or events

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Immunoturbidimetric Assay

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

C-Reactive Protein (CRP), S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

C-Reactive Protein (CRP)
CRP (C-Reactive Protein)
CRP, Serum
Protein, C-Reactive
C-Reactive Protein, Serum