Specimen Type: Serum
Container: 1 Serum Separator Tube (SST)
Preferred Vol: 1.00 mL
Min Vol: 0.50 mL
To identify the presence of inflammation and to monitor response to treatment [Note: to test for risk of heart disease, a more sensitive test (hs-CRP) is used; See test code 3248-CRP HS (Cardiac)].