Definition: a formula for estimating from the specific gravity of a specimen of urine the approximate amount of solids in grams per liter; the last two figures of the value for specific gravity are multiplied by 2.6.
Synonym(s): Long coefficient
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Examples: glitazone, GI cocktail, etc.