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
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 Functional 
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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