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A 40-year-old female asked:

C-reactive protein is high at 8.4 mg/l (range 0.0 - 4.9). does this require follow-up or is it not high enough to warrant concern? no infections.

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Need evaluation: Elevated C-reactive protein is one of the markers for risk of heart disease. You may wish to consult a cardiologist for an evaluation.
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