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The three complement pathways are all initiated in different ways and yet produce the same outcome.

The first step where all three complement cascades (MBL pathway, classical pathway, and alternative pathway) converge is

A

with the cleavage of C3.

B

with the cleavage of C5.

C

with the binding of antigen-antibody complexes.

D

with the binding of bacterial polysaccharides.

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