Complement Profile

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: COMP PROF
POE DESCRIPTION: COMPLEMENT PROFILE; COMP PROF
CPT CODE:

 

TEST INFORMATION: Profile includes C3, C4, CH50, Clq.  Tests available individually.
DAYS PERFORMED:

C3, C4 - Daily, 24 hours

CH50, Clq - Core Lab Referral Tests

TURNAROUND TIME:

1-3 days

CONTAINER TYPE:

Red top tube - 10 mL or SST Tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

10 mL blood (5.0 mL serum)

REJECTION CRITERIA: Hemolysis
MINIMUM VOLUME: 5 mL blood (2.5 mL serum)
REFERENCE RANGE: Normal Ranges for Common Laboratory Tests  
METHODOLOGY:

Turbidometric