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C1 esterase inhibitor, functional

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: Quest 
Test ID: LAB769 
Synonyms: C1 esterase inhibitor functional
Methodology: Immunoassay
Schedule: Set up: Mon-Sat p.m
Reported: 5-7 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 5.0 mL Blood in a Red Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 3 mL.
Red only
Handling: Freeze serum within 1 hour of time drawn. Do not use gel barrier tubes. Do not submit the sample in a glass tube. Do not thaw..
Unacceptable conditions: Gross hemolysis, lipemia. received thawed, received room temperature, received refrigerated. samples collected in Gel Barrier Tubes, glass tubes, CSF
Stability: Room temperature: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 30 days

Notes: 

http://www.questdiagnostics.com/testcenter/TestDetail.action?tabName=OrderingInfo&ntc=297

CPT Code(s): 86161
Last Changed: 10/06/2016 07:01:42
Last Reviewed: 12/21/2016 05:02:15