Schilling test

[ shĭlĭng ]

n.

A test for determining the amount of vitamin B12 excreted in the urine, in which vitamin B12 tagged with a radioisotope is taken orally and quantified in urine samples.

Nearby words

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  2. soullessly,
  3. soulmate,
  4. soult,
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  7. sound as a bell,
  8. sound barrier,
  9. sound bite,
  10. sound block


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