Test Details

C3 COMPLEMENT

Test Price: ₹ 700

C3 is an acute phase reactant. Decreased levels are seen in patients with SLE, Endocarditis and DIC. Congenital deficiency of C3 increases the risk of recurrent bacteremia. This assay is useful for the diagnosis of C3 deficiency and for investigation of a patient with an undetectable Total complement (CH50) level.



Test Code:
DVCL1316
Report Delivery:
Daily
Parameters Included:
0
Category:
Disorders of Complement Pathway
Pre-Test Information:
Overnight fasting is preferred.
Method:
Immunoturbidimetry
Specimen:
2 mL (0.5 mL min.) serum from 1 SST. Ship refrigerated or frozen. Overnight fasting is preferred.
Stability Room:
8 hrs
Stability Refrigerated:
1 week
Stability Frozen:
2 weeks

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