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Test ID: Z1030

Complement C1q

  • CPT Code: 86160
  • LOINC: 4478-4
  • Specimen Type: Red or SST
  • Frequency: Setup: Mon-Sat; analytic time 1 day
  • Instructions: 1mL serum from red or SST tube, refrigerated. Min 0.5mL. Patient should be fasting.
  • Text: An undetectable C1q in the presence of an absent CH(50) and normal C2, C3, and C4 suggests a congenital C1 deficiency. A low C1q in combination with a low C1 inhibitor and low C4 suggests an acquired C1 inhibitor deficiency.This is a different assay than C1q binding, which is an assay for circulating immune complexes.
  • Methodology: Nephelometry

 

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