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A 33-year-old male asked:

I went for a health check and my c reactive protein (crp), uric acid (urate) and cholesterol hdl are high what causes this and what do i need to do get them to a normal condition.

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Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 57 years experience
Further evaluation.: A high HDL reduces your risk for cardiovascular disease. But high CRP points to inflammation and high uric acid points to a higher risk for gout. The doctor who ordered the test should be the one you need to talk to regarding these issues

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Last updated Nov 13, 2017

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