1 x serum (red or yellow), send to lab immediately
send direct to immunology
Transport to lab ambient locally, frozen if from out of town
Ambient (8 - 24 degrees Celsius)
If overnight - Frozen
$57.93 (Exclusive of GST)
Send frozen (out of town only) serum, separated ASAP after bleeding.
Requests for C2 & C5-9 will be tested for CH50 and the individual components will only be tested if CH50 is deficient and the Clinical Immunologist approves sending testing overseas. Additional samples may be required and costs and turnaround time will be increased if samples are sent away.
Alternative pathway and Lectin binding pathways will also be reported.
Referred to LabPlus