EBV Heterophile Antibody
Label Mnemonic: EBVHET
Epic Lab Code: LAB7831
Downtime Form: A-1a General Laboratory Requisition
Chemistry
6240 RCP
356-3527
Specimen(s):
Plasma
Collection Medium:
Plasma Separator Tube 4.5 mL
Alternate Collection Media:
Pink top tube 6 mL (K2-EDTA) or Red top tube 5 mL (Clot Activator)
Minimum:
3.0 mL whole blood or TWO Microtainer® devices.
Testing Schedule:
24 hrs/day, 7 days a week, including holidays.
Turn Around Time:
2 hours (upon receipt in laboratory)
Reference Range:
Negative
Comments:
Methodology changed from latex agglutination to multiplex flow immunoassay 2/5/2013.
Methodology:
Multiplex Flow Immunoassay
CPT Code:
86308