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Test Code MONO Infectious Mononucleosis Screen

Additional Codes

Epic: LAB482

Specimen Required

Specimen Type: Serum or Plasma

Collection Container/Type

Preferred: Serum gel

Acceptable: Lavender top (EDTA)

Submission Container/Tube: Plastic vial

Specimen Volume: 3 mL

Collection Instructions: Centrifuge and separate cells after clot formation and within 4 hours of collection. 

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Specimen Stability

Room temperature: Unacceptable

Refrigerated: 48 hours

Frozen: 3 months

Reference Range

Negative

Rejection Due To

Unlabeled, mislabeled, wrong tube type, hemolyzed, QNS, exceeds specimen stability requirements.

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Daily

Report Available

1 day

Aliases

Mononucleosis Screen Test
Monospot (Screen), Serum

LOINC

31418-7