High Hs-crp

The level of C-reactive protein (CRP) in the blood indicates inflammation in the body, which is used in the diagnosis of infections and other conditions. hs-CRP (high-sensitivity CRP) is a more sensitive test, and high levels usually indicate a higher risk of you developing coronary artery disease. But, high levels of hs-CRP can also mean that something other than your heart is resulting in.

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Query: Hello doctor, I am a 57-year-old male who is 5.6 feet tall and weighs around 75 kg. I had open-heart surgery six years back, and I am well now. I am currently taking following medications daily: Amlogard 5 mg, Deplatt A75, Roseday 20, and Nitrest 5 mg. Because of this ongoing pandemic, I have taken...  Read Full »


Dr. Sagar Ramesh Makode

Cardiologist, General Medicine Physician, Internal Medicine Physician, Family Physician, General Practitioner

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Your reports (attachment removed to protect patient identity) are largely fine, with some minor derangements like low vitamin D and slightly elevated hs-CRP (high sensitivity C-reactive protein). Molybdenum is slightly low, and for that, you may have a diet rich in ...  Read Full »

Do high CRP and hs-CRP indicate cardiovascular problems?

Query: My age is 26 taking asthma and allergy medicine weight is 60kg my crp and hs crp is in border line and LDL cholesterol is 96mg/dl and rest of lipid is normal. How to lower crp, hs crp, and LDL levels? Am i high risk for cardiovascular complications? How to reduce crp and hs crp levels? I am taking s...  Read Full »


Dr. Palanivel Rajan

Cardiologist

Answer: Hello, welcome to iCliniq.com, 1. Did you have any recent infection?? If yes , the CRP and hs CRP could have been raised because of that. If not rule out immunological disorders. 2. You can repeat CRP . IF normal,you are usual risk for cardiac events 3. Target LDL level is below 100 4. Your EF is 5...  Read Full »

How to lower CRP and hs-CRP in an asthmatic?

Query: How to reduce hs crp and crp values as i am asthmatic although i don't get attacks but i am taking inhalers as a precaution. I am at high risk in covid due to low grade inflammation my doctor said. What risk do i have due to crp values as i am young like cardiovascular risk etc and how it could be l...  Read Full »


Dr. Isaac Gana

Cardiologist

Answer: Hello. Welcome to icliniq. Thanks for reaching out to us. Your high CRP level is most likely as a result of your asthma. High values does not only relate to cardiovascular risk. In people with chronic inflammatory diseases like you, we can find high CRP levels. I can only suspect cardiovascular ...  Read Full »

Can I get my routine blood test report interpreted online?

Query: Hi doctor,I am a healthy male. My age is 44. My weight is 71 kg and height is 165 cm. I do not take any medications except organic multivitamins and Omega everyday with vitamin D3. I am not suffering from any medical symptoms or conditions. I stay active and control my food intake to be as healthy a...  Read Full »


Dr. Divakara P

Diabetologist, Endocrinologist, General Medicine Physician, Internal Medicine Physician, Pain Medicine Physician, Pulmonologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. We are glad to help you. Please attach your reports. Revert back with the reports to an endocrinologist online --> https://www.icliniq.com/ask-a-doctor-online/endocrinologist  Read Full »

What happens if hs-CRP is high?

Query: Hi doctor, I have done a health checkup and I would like to get an analysis of the same. I am worried about the hs-CRP. All the reports are attached here for your reference. Please help.  Read Full »


Dr. Eriol Braholli

Family Physician, General Medicine Physician, General Practitioner, General Surgeon, Internal Medicine Physician

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have read your test report carefully. All the indicators were perfectly in normal range, except hs-CRP (high-sensitivity C-reactive protein) that you are worried about. I have to say that this marker is not specific, although they say future cardiac diseases may occu...  Read Full »

What causes pain around the waistline?

Query: Hi doctor, I have tested my blood. It showed iron and vitamin D level as very low and hs-CRP is three times higher than the reference range. I am feeling some niggle or continuous pain in the right-hand side waist for the last eight months, exactly in the area where the belt is getting tightened. I ...  Read Full »


Dr. Divakara P

Diabetologist, Endocrinologist, General Medicine Physician, Internal Medicine Physician, Pain Medicine Physician, Pulmonologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Vitamin D deficiency can cause bone weakness and that can lead to waist pain. With Vitamin D supplementation, it shall become alright. But, I need to go through the reports before suggesting any medications. Hence, kindly upload the reports. Revert back with the reports t...  Read Full »

Please help me interpret my annual health report.

Query: Hi doctor, I have done a health checkup and I like to get your inputs regarding the report. Thanks in advance.  Read Full »


Dr. Bharat Patodiya

Family Physician, General Medicine Physician, General Practitioner, Internal Medicine Physician, Medical Oncologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Do you have any symptoms or risk factors like family history of illness? What is your job profile? Do you drink or smoke? How much active is your lifestyle? Do you have any recent history of fever and joint pains? Are you a vegetarian? Revert back with more details as abo...  Read Full »

Please explain the changes seen in my routine blood test.

Query: Hello doctor, I have done my routine checkup and blood test. My reports show some variation in the normal range, especially in CBC, hs-CRP, vitamin D and TSH. The night before the blood test, I met with an accident and my upper skin has been ruptured. Somewhere, I read that hs-CRP may significantly...  Read Full »


Dr. Geetha Priyadarsini Kamminana

General Medicine Physician, Internal Medicine Physician

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. That was a very impressive and extensive list of investigations (attachment removed to protect patient identity). Why do you feel anxious about having heart disease? Do you have chest pain or palpitations or shortness of breath? Do you have any family history of sudde...  Read Full »

Can you please interpret my medical report.

Query: Hi doctor,I am suffering from dullness and tiredness all the time. Also, I have anxiety and irritation. My current medication includes Lodoz 2.5 and Cilaheart 5, VALZ 40. My medical report shows some abnormalities. Please suggest.  Read Full »


Dr. Muhammad M. Hanif Md.

Cardiologist, Criticalcare Physician, General Medicine Physician, Internal Medicine Physician

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I feel sorry for the dullness and tiredness you feel. It is really troublesome for a patient at this early age.  Read Full »

I get a cramp-like feeling in my chest. Why?

Query: Hi doctor, Since last two to three years I have high blood pressure ranging 145/95 mmHg. This was mainly due to less physical activity and anxiety. I had medicine Telma 40, Telmaxx 25 etc., only one at a time. But, BP and anxiety did not get controlled. Again doctor advised me for Cilacar 5 mg twice...  Read Full »


Dr. Muhammad M. Hanif Md.

Cardiologist, Criticalcare Physician, General Medicine Physician, Internal Medicine Physician

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have thoroughly gone through your case and reports (attachment removed to protect patient identity) and can well understand your genuine health concerns.  Read Full »

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