Heterophile Antibody (Monospot) IRL Only
Label Mnemonic: MNSP
Epic Lab Code: LAB327
Downtime Form: A-1a General Laboratory Requisition
Iowa River Landing Laboratory
Room 0401 IRL
467-2010
Specimen(s):
Plasma
Collection Medium:
or
Lavender top tube 3 mL (EDTA) Pink top tube 6 mL (K2-EDTA)
Minimum:
3.0 mL whole blood from lavender/pink top tube or TWO Microtainer® devices.
Testing Schedule:
Monday-Thursday 0730-2000
Friday 0730-1730
Saturday 0730-1200
Turn Around Time:
1 hour (upon receipt in laboratory)
Reference Range:
Negative
Comments:
This test is intended only for orders at Iowa River Landing (IRL).

Note: Testing performed at University of Iowa Health care Iowa River Landing Laboratory (105 East 9th Street, Coralville, IA, 52241).
Methodology:
Latex Particle Agglutination
CPT Code:
86308