high sensitivity C-reactive protein

high sensitivity C-reactive protein

Lab medicine A method of measuring CRP, with higher sensitivity; HSCRP identifies Pts at risk for stroke, cardiovascular and peripheral vascular disease. See C-reactive protein.
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Evaluation of serum high sensitivity C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) in Type-2 diabetic patient.
Serum high sensitivity C-reactive protein, nitric oxide metabolites, plasma fibrinogen, and lipid parameters in Indian type 2 diabetic males.
Clinical Significance of serial determination of serum high sensitivity C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) levels in neonatal infection.
To study the significance of high sensitivity C-reactive protein as a biochemical marker in metabolic syndrome.
High sensitivity C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) is considered as one of the basic systemic inflammatory biomarkers and has a key role in the development of coronary heart disease alone and in type 2 diabetes mellitus.
Elevated pre-treatment levels of high sensitivity C-reactive protein as a potential prognosticator in patients with colorectal cancer.
These biomarkers include high sensitivity C-reactive protein (CRP), fibrin degradation products (FDP) and heat shock protein 70 (HSP70).
The Levels of Serum High Sensitivity C-reactive Protein in Subjects with Impaired Fasting Glucose, Tur J.
In a recent study, low levels of vitamin C were associated with higher levels of high sensitivity C-reactive protein (hsCRP) and shorter intervals without major cardiac problems or death for heart failure patients.
A prospective study of high sensitivity C-reactive protein as a determinant of mortality: results from the MONICA/KORA Augsburg Cohort Study 1984 to 1998.
The new high sensitivity C-Reactive Protein (CRPH) test accurately measures levels of CRP and assists physicians in assessing a patient's risk of cardiovascular disease when used in combination with traditional cardiac risk indicators, such as cholesterol, HDL, LDL, body weight, and blood pressure.