Specimen Requirements

Title

C1 COMPLEMENT COMPONENT, FUNCTIONAL

Specimen Requirement

Draw blood in a plkain red-top tube. Allow blood to clot at room temperature for 20-6o minutes. Spin, separate and send 1.0 Ml serum frozen in a screw-capped plastic vial. Indicate on transport tube “serum/red top”.

CRITICAL FROZEN

Methodology

Stability

Frozen 1 year

Reference Range

By Report

Turnaround

35-40 days

Clinical Use

Test Code

C1COM