What screenings should be performed for patients with known complement deficiency?

Updated: Apr 28, 2021
  • Author: Robert A Schwartz, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: Michael A Kaliner, MD  more...
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Patients with a known complement deficiency should be screened for glomerular or immune complex disease. Obtain urinalysis results to check for proteinuria and rheumatologic serology results to screen for SLE.


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