High Sensitivity C-Reactive Protein (hsCRP)



Test Details

Test Company: ZRT
Test Type: 
Blood Spot
Collection Location:
 At Home

C-Reactive Protein is an established marker of inflammation and can be an important contributor to pro-inflammatory and pro-thrombotic elements of cardiovascular disease. High levels are associated with higher risk for type 2 diabetes and heart disease. (Blood Spot Test)


Key Things to Know:

  • This is a blood spot test that can be done entirely at home
  • This test can be taken at any time of the month
  • If you are a hormone user, make sure to follow special instructions on the attached instructions PDF
  • ZRT recommends fasting (no food or drink other than water) 10-12 hours overnight before collecting in the morning.


Collection Instructions & Videos


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  • Your provider will notify you when results are in and schedule a follow-up to review them together


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