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Routine medical check up. Had high cholesterol. C reactive protein high. Will it lead coronary heart disease? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 30-May-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Hypertension and Heart Disease
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Doctor:Good evening
User:Good evening
Doctor:Please proceed with your query
User:I have recently got a routine medical check up done
User:Following were the observations :
User:Cholestrol was a bit too high but something that was concerning was
User:C Reactive Protein which has come in range of 6
Doctor:It is still fine
Doctor:May I know your age?
User:but I have been given to understand that it should be 1 and 6 actually leads to coronary heart diseases.
Doctor:The value is not alarming though
Doctor:Yes, but taking it as a single criteria will not help in diagnosing anything
User:Would you need any further info, that I may provide and then you are able to suggest
Doctor:Yes sure
Doctor:Is it possible for you to mail me the reports?
User:sure.. I can
Doctor:Thank you
Doctor:I will go through the reports and I shall call you
Doctor:Is that fine?
User:cool. Can I send you the reports by eod?
Doctor:Yes, you can send it
Doctor:Please confirm your contact number so that I can call you
Doctor:What time would you like the call?
Doctor:Tomorrow morning 10am is fine with you?
User:Would you also be able to attend to queries for my dependants too?
User:Yes, you can call me at 10:00
Doctor:Yes, sure
Doctor:Thank you
Doctor:I shall call you tomorrow
User:Thank you too.
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