Northern Genetics Service

Haemolytic uremic syndrome

Service provided and target reporting times:

  • Confirmation of diagnosis in clinically affected patients.
  • Prenatal diagnosis following preparatory analysis in family.


Mutation analysis in the CFH, CFI, CD46, C3 and CFB genes

8 weeks

Testing when causative mutation in family is known

2 weeks

Prenatal diagnosis based on known familial mutation

3 days


HUS forms download

The sample for testing must be sent along with a completed copy of the following form:

Complement genotyping request form (July 2016) PDF

Complement genotyping request form (July 2016) DOC


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