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What does CCP stand for?

CCP stands for Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide

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One test provides results of 14-3-3eta blood levels, while a comprehensive panel provides results of blood levels of the novel marker as well as the conventional RA markers cyclic citrullinated peptide (CCP) antibodies and rheumatoid factor (RF).
6) Not only has a need for a better classification of RA been identified, but it is apparent that the 'early' diagnosis of RA has a positive impact on the well-being and prognosis of the patient, with rheumatologists having become more reliant on serological markers such as RF and cyclic citrullinated peptide antibodies (anti-CCP) than on the ACR criteria of 1987.
8, had not received prior disease-modifying antirheumatic drug (DMARD) therapy, and had a poor prognosis based on the findings of rheumatoid factor positivity, a positive cyclic citrullinated peptide antibody test, or the presence of at least two erosions.