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Dr. Shreya Gupta
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Complement 4

(C4)
You need to provide
Blood
This test is for
Male, Female
Test Preparation
  1. No special preparation required

Overview


What is C4?

Complement 4 (C4) is a protein present in the blood that helps fight pathogens in the body. Among a group of nine complement proteins numbered from 1 to 9, C4 is responsible for eradicating some infections caused in the body. Complement 4 test measures the amount of complement C4 circulating in your bloodstream.

Why is C4 done?

  1. If you’re experiencing symptoms that indicate an autoimmune disease like extreme fatigue, muscle and joint pain,sudden unexpected weight loss, muscle weakness and muscle paralysis
  2. To determine deficiencies or abnormalities in complement system proteins
  3. To help monitor the activity and treatment of autoimmune diseases and immune complex-related diseases
  4. To help monitor a known acute or chronic condition that affects the complement system

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