C1 ESTERASE INHIBITOR ANTIGEN SERUM

General Information

HLAB/HOL Code: C1INH
UPHSM LIS Test #: 6329
Schedule: Monday - Saturday
Testing Time: 1 day
Testing Lab: Labcorp

Specimen Info
Only 1 specimen type required, unless otherwise specified

Volume: 1.0 (0.5) mL Serum
Temperature: Frozen
Tube Type: 1 Red Top or Gel-Barrier Tube
Collection Info:
Specimen:  Serum

Volume:  1 mL

Minimum Volume:  0.5 mL

Container:  Red-top tube or gel-barrier tube

Collection:  Separate serum from cells within 30 to 60 minutes after collection. Transfer
specimen to a plastic transport tube.

Causes for Rejection:  Microbially-contaminated samples; hemolysis; gross lipemia that
cannot be cleared by ultracentrifugation; citrated plasma (heparinized plasma is acceptable)


Methods

Immunologic, quantitative

CPT Codes

86160

* The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding
is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.

Reference Range

21-39 mg/dL