Arthritis Basic Panel

CMP, CRP, ESR, Uric Acid


Test Code: 006627, 322000, 005215, 001057
Specimen Type: Blood

Description:

Arthritis Basic Panel

The Arthritis Basic Panel includes four tests specifically designed to evaluate inflammation. The Arthritis Basic Panel includes:

  • Comprehensive Metabolic Panel (CMP): The CMP contains 14 measurements related to a number of health issues. 
  • C-Reactive Protein (CRP), Quantitative: CRP is typically elevates in cases on inflammation or infection.
  • Uric Acid: An excess of Uric Acid can cause Arthritis and Gout.
  • Sedimentation Rate, Modified Westergren (ESR): An elevated ESR typically indicates there is inflammation in the body. 

These tests are typically ordered to aid in the diagnosis of various forms of Arthritis.  Additional follow up testing may be necessary as recommended by a person's doctor.

Turnaround time for the Arthritis Basic Panel is typically 1 business day. (Please refer to individual tests for detailed test descriptions.)

Note: Result turn around times are an estimate and are not guaranteed. Our reference lab may need additional time due to weather, holidays, confirmation/repeat testing, or equipment maintenance.

Requirements:

The Arthritis Basic Panel requires fasting 10-12 hours prior to going in for blood collection.

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Arthritis Basic Panel

CMP, CRP, ESR, Uric Acid


Test Code: 10231, 4420, 809, 905
Specimen Type: Blood

Description:

Arthritis Basic Panel

The Arthritis Basic Panel includes four tests specifically designed to evaluate inflammation. The Arthritis Basic Panel includes:

  • Comprehensive Metabolic Panel (CMP): The CMP contains 14 measurements related to a number of health issues. 
  • C-Reactive Protein (CRP), Quantitative: CRP is typically elevates in cases on inflammation or infection.
  • Uric Acid: An excess of Uric Acid can cause Arthritis and Gout.
  • Sedimentation Rate, Modified Westergren (ESR): An elevated ESR typically indicates there is inflammation in the body. 

These tests are typically ordered to aid in the diagnosis of various forms of Arthritis.  Additional follow up testing may be necessary as recommended by a person's doctor.

Turnaround time for the Arthritis Basic Panel is typically 1 business day. (Please refer to individual tests for detailed test descriptions.)

Note: Result turn around times are an estimate and are not guaranteed. Our reference lab may need additional time due to weather, holidays, confirmation/repeat testing, or equipment maintenance.

Requirements:

Oral contraceptives, IUDs, pregnancy, and menstruation may raise CRP levels. Levels are lowest during ovulation.

The Comprehensive Metabolic Panel requires fasting for 9 - 12 hours prior to going in for blood collection.

Customers taking the medication N-Acetyl Cysteine should consult their doctor as this may interfere with the results of a Uric Acid test.

This package includes:

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