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So will a c-reactive protein test show if I have an infection?
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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In brief: Inflammation
C-reactive protein is elevated if there is inflammation due to any cause, including infection.
The test is not specific for infection.

In brief: Inflammation
C-reactive protein is elevated if there is inflammation due to any cause, including infection.
The test is not specific for infection.
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