C-Reactive Protein (CRP)
What Affects the Test
You may not be able to have the test or the results may not be helpful if:
- You have just exercised.
- You have an infection.
- You have an Reference intrauterine device (IUD) Opens New Window in place.
- You are pregnant.
- You are very overweight (Reference obese Opens New Window).
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: Reference March 7, 2012|
|Medical Review:||Reference Rakesh K. Pai, MD, FACC - Cardiology, Electrophysiology
Reference George Philippides, MD - Cardiology