C-reactive Protein

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Synthesis of CRP by liver is influenced by a component/factor that released by macrophages.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    CRP is present in healthy human blood.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The method used by Beckman Coulter LX 20 to measure CRP is
    • A. 

      Particle-enchanced immunoturbidimetry (IT) or nephelometry (IN)

    • B. 

      Immunofluorescence

    • C. 

      Immunochemiluminescene

    • D. 

      Radial immunodiffusion (RID)

  • 4. 
    This sample condition will interfere with the CRP measurement by Beckman Coulter LX 20
    • A. 

      Haemolysed

    • B. 

      Lipaemic

    • C. 

      Icteric

    • D. 

      High packed cell volume

  • 5. 
    CRP can be used for these purposes
    • A. 

      Screening and monitoring for organic disease (ie. affecting physiology or bodily organ)

    • B. 

      Assessment of the activity of inflammatory disease

    • C. 

      Used post-operatively to detect wound infections

    • D. 

      Management of neonatal septicemia and meningitis or effectiveness of the treatment

    • E. 

      All the above