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Lab test results usually contain some type of unit of
measurement. The units provide a way to report results so that they can be
compared. Usually, but not always, the same test is reported in the same units
no matter which lab did the test. Units of measurement that may be used for lab
test results include:
May 6, 2011
Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine & Thomas M. Bailey, MD - Family Medicine
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