What is a Mono Test?
The Mono test is a blood test that helps screen for infectious mononucleosis, also known as mono.
Why is the Mono test important?
This Mono test can detect heterophile antibodies in people with mono as early as 4 days into the illness. 90% of people exhibit a positive test within 21 days after a mono infection.
What type of specimen will I submit?
This Mono Screen (Heterophile) is a blood test.
Do I need to fast to take this test?
Fasting is not necessary.
How long does it take to get test results?
It typically takes 5 business days or less.