Days Set Up
Monday - Friday
Analytic Time

3 - 4 weeks

Soft Order Code
MOC3G

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Test Overview

Test Methodology
 
Test Usage

Serology testing for DDD and C3GN. This test is a panel of: CH50eq, APFA, Hemolytic Assay, FHAA, FBAA, Nephritic Factors (Nef Activity assay- IFE, C3Nef-C3CSA, C5-Nef-C3CSAP, C4Nef), C3, C3c, C4, FB, Ba, Bb, C5, Properdin, soluble C5b-9, FI and FH levels

Reference Range

Interpretive report provided

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Specimen Requirements

Collection

Collect BOTH a red top tube AND an EDTA lav top tube. Spin and aliquot into a screw capped plastic tubes. Be sure to label aliquots as SERUM or PLASMA. (testing will be canceled if this is not done) If offsite, freeze samples and send to Specimen Processing.

Normal Volume
3 mL serum AND 3 mL EDTA plasma
Minimum Volume
2 mL serum AND 2 mL EDTA plasma

Billing Information

CPT Code
86160 x10, 86161 x5, 83516 x2, 83520, 86334, 86162
Pro Fee Code
 
LOINC
 

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Our High Standard

Quality that sets us apart

As the reference laboratory division of Michigan Medicine's Department of Pathology, MLabs shares the institution's commitment to applying established quality principles to clinical laboratory testing. Like other large organizations in complex, consequential fields, we rely on an established approach to monitor quality throughout the testing process.