C-reactive protein during normal pregnancy.

  title={C-reactive protein during normal pregnancy.},
  author={F. R. Nielsen and Karl Moeller Bek and P E Rasmussen and I Qvist and M Tobiassen},
  journal={European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology},
  volume={35 1},
Serum C-reactive protein (CRP) is determined in a prospective longitudinal study of 60 low-risk pregnant women. CRP is also measured in umbilical-cord blood after delivery. The serum CRP concentrations seem to be independent of pregnancy and gestational age. The 95th percentile is estimated to be 20 mg/l, and this value is considered as the upper limit of… CONTINUE READING