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L

 
left; liter; lung; light chain (see immunoglobulin); lumbar vertebra, L1–L5 (see vertebra).

l

 
former symbol for liter.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

L

It is recommended that capital L be used as the abbreviation of liter because the lowercase l can easily be misread as the numeral 1.
1. Abbreviation for left (for example, left eye); lumbar vertebrae (L1 to L5).
2. Symbol for inductance; liter; leucine; leucyl.
3. Abbreviation for limes; used with a lower case letter, plus sign, subscript letter, or subscript plus sign as a symbol for various doses of toxin.

L

Symbol for linking number.

l

It is recommended that capital L be used as the abbreviation of liter because the lowercase l can easily be misread as the numeral 1.
Symbol for liter; liquid; length (in italics).
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

L

Symbol for:
1. Labor, see there.
2. Laboratory.
3. Lateral.
4. Left.
5. Lens.
6. Leucine.
7. Levorotary.
8. Library.
9. License.
10. Licensed–eg, to practice medicine.
11. Ligament.
12. Light chain immunoglobulin, see there.
13. Lingual–dentistry.
14. Liter–abbreviation used in US.
15. Lumbar.
16. Lung.

l

 Symbol for:
1. Length.
2. Ligament.
3. Liter–abbreviation as used in the SI, International System.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

L

Abbreviation for Lewisite; liter.

L

Abbreviation for linking number.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

L

abbrev. LEUCINE.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005

L

Abbreviation for inductance; limes; liter.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012

Patient discussion about L

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