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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:
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerAnne C. Poinier, MD - Internal MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerThomas M. Bailey, MD - Family Medicine
Current as ofAugust 21, 2015
Current as of:
August 21, 2015
Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine & Thomas M. Bailey, MD - Family Medicine
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