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Uniform Labeling 

Uniform Labeling

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Nomenclature
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Margaret A. Winker

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Uniform Labeling

The abbreviation ul (for uniformly labeled) may be used without expansion in parentheses:

[14C]glucose (ul)

Similarly, terms such as carrier-free, no carrier added, and carrier added may be used. In general medical publications, these terms should be explained at first mention, since not all readers will be familiar with them.

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