Definitions for "C-Reactive Protein"
A marker or sign of inflammation, often found in patients with A-Fib. 82
A protein produced by the liver during periods of inflammation and detectable in serum in various disease conditions particularly during the acute phase of immune
Protein produced by the liver when there is an inflammatory process occurring in the body. Serum levels of CRP are increased in various inflammatory diseases, degenerative diseases, and cancers, including myeloma. Lower levels are associated with a more favorable prognosis in myeloma.
a substance in the blood which may predict the risk of atherosclerosis.