Avail CRP Test in chennai through the MFine app. You can book your C - Reactive Protein test from reputed lab partners of MFine and get samples collected from your doorstep. Post sample collection, the test reports will be available for download within next 48 hours. CRP Test is usually recommended to monitor the overall health and identify conditions like inflammation, infections, immune system disorders, etc. view less
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C-Reactive Protein (CRP) - Quantitative by Thyrocare Labs, Chennai
What is the process to book a CRP Blood Test in Chennai?
You can book a CRP Blood Test in Chennai by following the steps given below:
Install and login to the Mfine mobile app.
Select Chennai as your preferred location.
Select a lab partner, add your address and book a time slot.
A certified Lab Technician (LT) will visit your home at the designated time slot to collect the blood sample.
Your report will be updated on the mobile app within the next 48 - 72 hours.
Why book a CRP blood test in Chennai?
CRP protein is a biomarker for inflammation in the body. It lets the doctor know that there is an inflammation or infection somewhere in the body caused by germs or tissue damage caused by cancer, arthritis or heart attacks.
A C-Reactive Protein Blood Test measures the levels of C-Reactive Protein in the blood. Healthy individuals usually have levels lower than six mg/L.
A CRP Blood Test usually does not require any preparation; however, it's advisable to speak with your doctor about the test.
What happens to your sample?
Our certified Lab Technicians will analyze your blood report. They would check for abnormalities, if any and update the report on the Mfine mobile app within 48 - 72 hours after collecting your blood sample.
What do abnormal results indicate?
An abnormal result may indicate:
- Infection caused by bacteria, viruses and fungus.
- Inflammation or tissue damage caused by cancer, heart disease, physical injuries, surgery and trauma.
You need to consult with your doctor before the blood test.
What are the normal levels of C-Reactive Proteins?
Normal C-Reactive Proteins are less than six mg/L. Higher levels of CRP indicate an underlying infection or disease such as:
- Bacterial infection
- Fungal infection
- Inflammatory bowel disease
- Autoimmune disorders such as rheumatoid arthritis or lupus
- Cancer etc.
How do you control CRP?
You can lower your CRP levels with a balanced diet and exercise.
Do CRP blood tests diagnose cancer?
A CRP Blood Test only tells you if you have any infection, inflammation or tissue damage. It doesn't pinpoint any specific disease. If your CRP levels are high, your doctor will prescribe additional tests to confirm the root cause of the disease.
Is fasting required for a CRP blood test?
A fast is not mandated for a CRP blood test.
What should I do before my CRP test?
You should let your doctor know if you're on any medication since that can impact the test results.
Is CRP related to Corona?
Your CRP may rise in case your lung tissues are damaged by Corona infection.