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Test Code C2 / 161414-LC C2 (COMPLEMENT COMPONENT C2), ANTIGEN, SERUM

Additional Codes

Software Test Code
SoftID C2
EPIC LAB153
LabCorp 161414

Performing Laboratory

Laboratory Corporation of America (LabCorp)

Useful For

An assessment of patients with hereditary deficiency of this component or with acquired decrease in its level

Results for this test are for research purposes only by the assay’s manufacturer. The performance characteristics of this product have not been established. Results should not be used as a diagnostic procedure without confirmation of the diagnosis by another medically established diagnostic product or procedure.

Method Name

Immunologic Quantitation by Radial Immunodiffusion (RID)

Reference Values

1.6-4.0 mg/dL

Days and Times Test Performed

Monday and Friday

Report Available

5 Days

Specimen Type

Serum

Preferred Container

Serum Separator Tube (SST)

Preferred Volume

Serum: 2 mL (Serum Separator Tube (SST))

Minimum Volume

Serum: 0.1 mL (Serum Separator Tube (SST))

Specimen Collection and Handling

Spin specimen, separate from clot and send at ambient temperature.

Rejection Information

Excessive hemolysis or if plasma specimen submitted

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type: Serum

Frozen: 12 Days

Refrigerated: 12 Days

Room Temp: 12 Days

Note: Stable x3 freeze/thaw cycles.

Add On Capable

Not Permitted

Advance Beneficiary Notice Requirements

No ABN Required

CPT Code Information

CPT Code

CPT Description

CPT Disclaimer

86160 Complement, Antigen, Each Component

Acceptable Alternative Container(s)

Red Top Tube

LOINC Code Information

4484-2

Keywords

COMPLEMENT COMPONENT C2

Performing Laboratory Location

Laboratory Corporation of America (LabCorp)