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Medical Term:

Runeberg formula

Pronunciation: run'berg

Definition: a formula for estimating the percentage of albumin in a serous fluid, similar to Reuss formula except that, instead of 2.8, 2.73 is subtracted in the instance of a transudate, and 2.88 in that of an inflammatory exudate.

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