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).
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 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.
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L Symbol for:
10. Licensed–eg, to practice medicine.
12. Light chain immunoglobulin, see there.
14. Liter–abbreviation used in US.
l Symbol for:
3. Liter–abbreviation as used in the SI, International System.
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Abbreviation for Lewisite; liter.
Abbreviation for linking number.
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L abbrev. LEUCINE.
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Abbreviation for inductance; limes; liter.
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Patient discussion about L
Q. l have a pain in the head,l can feel sometime inside.
A. sounds like you have a brain,lol, go see a doctor
Q. how do you know if you have early onset of alzheimers? i'm 47. i do have extreme tremors at times and memory l i was told this could be what i have by a psychiatrist. What else can cause me to have these symptoms at my age and how do i know?
A. any time ;)
Q. SOME TIMES MY MOM SAY AT LOUD MY SIZE L OR XL AND I FEEL THAT IM OVER WEIGHT WHAT CAN I DO TO LOSS SOME WEIGHT
A. Well losing weight is not an easy job and if it is your first time trying to go on a diet you should best consult a nutritionist or a doctor, to help you realize how much you need to lose, what to cut back on, etc. Generally you should eat between 1200-1600 calories a day, and combine it with proper physical activity.More discussions about L
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