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Blood albumin

Blood albumin --> serum albumin

(Science: protein) The serum level of the low molecular protein albumin. Albumin, produced by the liver, plays an important role in maintaining plasma oncotic pressure. Normal serum albumin should be 3.5-5.0 grams per decilitre. Low serum albumin can be found in cases of liver disease and malnutrition.

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by david23
Fri Sep 11, 2009 11:33 pm
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