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Complement Component 8 Functional
0099133
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
COMP 8 F
Methodology
Hemolytic Assay
Performed
Varies
Reported
4-28 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Plain red.  
Specimen Preparation
Allow blood to clot at room temperature for 20-60 minutes. Separate from clot. Transfer 1 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube and freeze at -70°C or on dry ice within 2 hours of draw. (Min: 1 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
CRITICAL FROZEN. Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Serum separator tubes.  
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 3 months  
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data


Note
CPT Code(s)
86161
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0099133Complement Component 8 Functional50997-6
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Aliases
  • C8 (Complement Component 8 Functional)
  • Eighth Component of Complement (Complement Component 8 Functional)
  • Hemolytic C8 (Complement Component 8 Functional)

Performed at National Jewish