A high-sensitivity C-reactive protein test, also known as an
HS-CRP, is done to determine the potential risk of heart
attacks, cardiovascular disease, and stroke. HS-CRP is a
protein found in the blood, used a marker for inflammation.
Inflammation is a normal response to fever, infection, and
injury. Inflammation is also a possible sign of
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nearest you today, no appointment needed. Insurance is not
required, but call (225) 389-5020 to find out if your health
plan will cover this test.