Factor H Autoantibody
Order Code: 1506 Get Requisition Form
Patients may develop autoantibodies to Factor H that may clear Factor H from circulation, or otherwise reduce control of the complement system, accounting for approximately 6% of all aHUS cases.
Also Known As
- FH Autoantibody
Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
Serum (Red Top - no serum separator)
Two 2 ml aliquots
Minimum / Pediatric Volume
One 2 ml aliquot
Additional Sample Information
Sample should be spun down, taken off the clot, and frozen within 2 hours of draw. Send on dry ice. Frozen serum stable up to 6 months. Avoid freeze/thaw cycles.
New York State Approval