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decilitre

(US), deciliter
one tenth of a litre

deciliter

[′des·ə‚lēd·ər]
(mechanics)
A unit of volume, equal to 0.1 liter, or 10-4 cubic meter.
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Succimer is only approved for children whose blood lead-levels exceed 45 micrograms per deciliter," according to NIEHS documents.
In another study involving steers and heifers grazing warm-season grasses at Gainesville, Florida, Hammond and colleagues pinpointed 9 to 12 milligrams of blood urea nitrogen per deciliter of blood as a turning point for balanced feeding programs.
2 One microgram is one millionth of a gram, and one deciliter equals 100 milliliters.
Overall, 77 percent of all events occurred among women with LDL cholesterol levels below 160 mg per deciliter (4.
High-risk levels were defined as a total cholesterol level of 240 milligrams per deciliter or higher, an LDL or "bad" cholesterol level of 160 milligrams per deciliter or higher, an HDL or "good" cholesterol level of less than 40 milligrams per deciliter or a triglyceride level of 200 milligrams per deciliter or higher.
9 micrograms of lead per deciliter of blood at age 2, then declined to an average of 7.
The policy in question states that Medicare won't pay for Amgen's anemia drugs and J&J's Procrit when a patient's hemoglobin count exceeds 10 grams a deciliter of blood.
For example, the drop in a child's IQ for each 1 microgram per deciliter of lead in the blood is much higher at concentrations below 10 [micro]g/dl than at concentrations above that value (SN: 5/5/01, p.
Lead exposure in the United States plummeted after the 1978 ban on lead paint, when the CDC reported that 88% of children aged 1 through 5 had blood lead levels above the level of concern of 10 micrograms per deciliter ([micro]g/dL).
The Lipitor knocked LDL ("bad") cholesterol down to 79 milligrams per deciliter of blood (mg/dL), while the Pravachol takers' LDL averaged 110 mg/dL.
9mg per deciliter (103 [+ or -] 12 nmol per liter) to 10.
Their average cholesterol level was 221 milligrams per deciliter of blood, which put them smack in the middle of the American cholesterol range, in the 51st percentile, the researchers reported.