infectious mononucleosis screen


Description

glandular fever screen (full blood count, blood film including white cell morphology and infectious mononucleosis screen)

Also known as

IM screen, glandular fever screen, IM test, glandualr fever test


Request a test

To request this test please send sample with a request providing patient ID (three identifiers), specimen information, assay required, relevant clinical details and sender information. Before sending sample please read details on requesting and labelling by clicking on the link. Please also refer to any additional information provided for this test. Download the referral form >


Additional information

Must arrive within 6 hours of collection. If performed with an FBC, no additional sample is required


Sending address

Department of Haematology Camelia Botnar Laboratories Great Ormond Street Hospital Great Ormond Street WC1N 3JH

Laboratory service

Haematology


Sample requirements

1ml venous or capillary blood, EDTA


Turnaround time

24 hours


Cost

Upon request


Call in advance?

Not required


Haematology

The Haematology Department provides a wide range of specialist tests with a special interest in the diagnosis and monitoring of coagulation disorders.

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