What is a Complement 3 (C3) and Complement 4 (C4) level test?
The C3 and C4 complement panel test is used to rule out the complement components, which might be crucial in determining certain autoimmune disorders.
When is the Complement 3 (C3) and Complement 4 (C4) level test recommended?
It is recommended:
When a person has unexplained infections, swellings, inflammation, or symptoms of an autoimmune disorder such as SLE.
The C3 and C4 panels are the most frequently requested. The C3 and C4 are usually used together as the relative levels are often very important.
Total complement panel activity is usually ordered in patients with recurrent infections.
To analyse the immune complex-related diseases and conditions, such as glomerulonephritis (a kidney disorder), serum sickness, and vasculitis.
What does it measure?
The Complement 3 (C3) and Complement 4 (C4) level test is to measure:
The complement system consists of almost 60 proteins, approximately 30 of which are in circulating blood proteins that work together to promote immune and inflammatory responses. The complement tests check the amount or activity of complement proteins in the blood.
This complement system is part of the body’s innate immune system. Nine primary complement proteins are designated with C1 through C9.
C3 deficiency may cause pneumococcal and Neisseria infections and autoimmune glomerulonephritis. C4 deficiency can cause glomerulonephritis and SLE.
How long will the reports take?
You will get the reports within 8 hours after the collection of the blood sample.
What is the cost of the Complement 3 (C3) and Complement 4 (C4) level test in Delhi?
The cost of the Complement 3 (C3) and Complement 4 (C4) level test in Delhi is Rs. 1300.
How often should I get tested for the Complement 3 (C3) and Complement 4 (C4) level tests?
Complement 3 (C3) and Complement 4 (C4) level test is prescribed by your doctor after completing the assessment of your conditions.
What are the normal values of the Complement 3 (C3) and Complement 4 (C4) level test?
C3: 88 to 201 mg/dl
C4: 15 to 45 mg/dl
What is the type of sample required?
We require a blood sample for this test.
What time should I get the test done?
This test can be taken at any time during the day.
Is fasting required for a Complement 3 (C3) and Complement 4 (C4) level test?
Fasting is not required for this test.
Any other precautions to be taken before getting myself tested for a Complement 3 (C3) and Complement 4 (C4) level test?
There are no specific precautions for this test.
How can I book a Complement 3 (C3) and Complement 4 (C4) level test in Delhi?
Log into www.orangehealth.in and submit your details. Our highly trained, professional, and vaccinated eMedics will be at your doorstep within 60 minutes or at the time booked by you.
Why should I book a Complement 3 (C3) and Complement 4 (C4) level test with Orange Health in Delhi?
Orange Health is the fastest diagnostic lab. With us, you can get tested at home within 60 minutes of placing an order anywhere in Delhi. Our trained, professional, and vaccinated e Medic will be at your doorstep at the time selected by you. Your sample is safely transported at the optimal temperature to our NABL accredited and ICMR-approved lab. The results will be delivered to you faster too!
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