C-reactive protein definition

  • noun:
    • A globulin that seems within the bloodstream in certain intense inflammatory problems, like rheumatic fever, microbial infection, and neoplastic conditions.
    • A protein based in the bloodstream, whose plasma levels tend to be raised in patients with illness or inflammation.
    • a byproduct of inflammation; a globulin that's found in the bloodstream oftentimes of acute swelling

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