Complement Component 8
0099074
Ordering Recommendation
Follow-up test for complement activity screening when CH50 and AH50 are low or absent and high suspicion remains for complement deficiency.
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Mnemonic
COMP 8
Methodology
Quantitative Radial Immunodiffusion
Performed
Varies
Reported
5-15 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Plain red. Also acceptable: Lavender (EDTA).  
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 1 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.1 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 1 week; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 3 weeks  
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data
Note
CPT Code(s)
86160
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0099074C8 Complement Component
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Cross References
Performed at Quest Diagnostics