Heterophile screen-701

Test info

  
Heterophile screen
  
701
  
86308.0
  
HET
  
Mono
Mononucleosis
MonoSpot

Specimen

  
EDTA whole blood
  
  
3.0 mL
  
1.0 mL
  

Immediately following collection, mix sample thoroughly by gentle inverting 8 - 10 times, to prevent clotting

  

Lavender (EDTA), 4mL

  

Refrigerated (preferred) - 24 hours

Ambient - 24 hours

Time sensitive - specimens must be tested within 24 hours of collection

  
  • Improper labels (unlabeled or mislabeled)
  • Hemolysis (some procedures)
  • Improper anticoagulant or ratio
  • Delay in transport
  • Improper storage temperature affecting results
  • Improper container
  • Leaking container resulting in compromised specimen
  • Quantity not sufficient (QNS)

Performance

  
AHL - Chemistry: C
  
Daily
  
1 day
  

Immunochromatographic

Clinical and Interpretive info

  

Negative

Billing

  
86308

Tracking

  
11/30/2001
  
09/11/2018
  
02/10/2020