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Monotest

Source Blood
Mnemonic MONOT
Specimen Requirements

1 x 3.5 mL gold top SST tube OR 1 x 4 mL or 3 mL lavender top EDTA tube

0.2 mL serum or plasma

PSC and Mobile: Collect SST tube only

SST collection is preferred.
If EDTA is collected or is the only tube available for add on, it must be tested or the plasma frozen within 24 hours of collection.

Specimen Handling DSC Accession: place EDTA plasma aliquot into the Immunochemistry freezer as soon as possible.
Additional Information Immunochemistry: Stat monotests that are approved after 15:00 Monday to Friday, and on weekends and stat holidays should be sent to RGH/HCTL for testing.
Testing Location Hematology-ACH, FMC, PLC, RGH, SHC, ACHC, CCHC, SCHC, SMCHC, Immunochemistry
Rural: CRL
Testing Frequency

Acute Care - Daily

Immunochemistry - Weekdays

Alternate Name(s) Heterophile Antibody
Reference Interval Negative