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CRP results

RosycheeksRosycheeks Posts: 84
edited 29. Apr 2014, 14:24 in Living with Arthritis archive
Hi all :)

I was wondering... when you have had your blood tests what do you get told about your crp results to go in your blood monitoring book?

I used to be told the score, for e.g crp 15 or 34. Now they have a new policy. Im either told its simply <8 (below 8) or >8 (above 8)!!
I was told today its above 8, but that dosent really tell me much. was it 9? or 59? haha.

Does anyone else just get their crp results like that?


  • stickywicketstickywicket Posts: 25,968 ✭✭
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    My GP fills in my blood results in my blue book every time I put in a prescription request for my meth but the CRP levels are never recorded. I've no idea what they are.
    “There is always a well-known solution to every human problem - neat, plausible, and wrong.” H.L. Mencken
  • DebbieTDebbieT Posts: 1,033
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00

    Mine are still given to me as a number, mind you I'm no longer on mtx. Sorry I can't be more helpful.

    Xx xX
    Healing Hugs
  • ELAINE55555ELAINE55555 Posts: 151
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    I always ask the receptionist for a printout of my blood results. It is very detailed.
  • mike26mike26 Posts: 416
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Hi rosycheeks
    every time i have blood test about 3 days later the results are back
    and i get the receptionest or nurse to fill out results into my booklet card
    hope this helps.
    best wishes mike26..
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