Test Background Membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis type II (MPGNII) is associated with dysregulation of the alternative pathway of complement circulation. Factor H and factor I control the alternative pathway activation, and deficiencies of these may lead to MPGNII.
Clinical Indications Suspected membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis type II (MPGNII).
Reference Range Antigenically present
Sample Required RST (rust top)
Sample Volume 5-10 mL (1 mL serum)
Turnaround Time 28 days