98050:LYSERGIC ACID DIETHYLAMIDE (LSD) SCREEN, URINE

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98050:LYSERGIC ACID DIETHYLAMIDE (LSD) SCREEN, URINE
Alias Names: LSD Screen
Methodology: Immunoassay (IA)
Edit Date: 10/6/2009
Performed: Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Released: 5-7 days after setup at PeaceHealth Laboratories’ reference lab.
CPT Code: 80101-90
Specimen Collection Details
Collection: Random urine in a clean plastic container. Do not add preservatives.
Handling: Wrap urine container with aluminum foil to protect from light.
Stability: 7 days ambient or refrigerated, or 7 months frozen.
Standard Volume: 3 mL urine.
Transport: Refrigerated.
Comments: LSD is light sensitive; avoid exposure to sunlight. Confirmation testing is automatically performed on all positive screens at an additional charge.
Useful for diagnosis and treatment of LSD use or overdose. LSD is a very powerful hallucinogen of the serotonin class of psychedelics which interferes with the functioning of 5-hydroxytryptamine systems in the brain.
A positive test result is only presumptive evidence of LSD usage. If adulteration of specimen is suspected, do not accept for analysis.
Rejection Criteria: Glass container; specimen exposed to light.

Not detected.