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CRP Test – Everything You Need to Know about It

CRP Test – Everything You Need to Know about It

A CRP test is generally a non-specific test that doctors use to detect inflammation in cases of suspected tissue injuries or infections. However, this test will not be able to tell what causes the inflammation or where it is to begin with. Fortunately, it can still be used with other tests, symptoms and signs to [...]

November 12, 2012 More

Inflammation

Much effort has been expended toward finding a possible infectious cause for the coronary artery disease. While there are no convincing data linking any specific microbe to an elevated risk of coronary artery disease, it is widely accepted that inflammation plays an important role in the atherosclerotic process. For this reason, blood levels of markers [...]

August 15, 2011 More