Six alternative methods to the lecithin/sphingomyelin ratio in amniotic fluid for assessing fetal lung maturity.
What does L/S stand for?
L/S stands for Lecithin/Sphingomyelin (fetal lung surfectants)
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- Launch Pad
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- Lipid to Protein
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- Loratadine/Pseudoephedrine (pain reliever)
- Lymph/Plasma Concentration
- Lactulose to Rhamnose (also seen as L-R)
- Launch and Recovery
- Licensed by Royalty (Japanese TV series)
- Life Raft
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The interpretation and significance of the lecithin/sphingomyelin ratio in amniotic fluid.
 Nonstandard abbreviations: FLM, fetal lung maturity; RDS, respiratory distress syndrome; L/S, lecithin/sphingomyelin ratio; FP, fluorescence polarization; PG, phosphatidylglycerol; FS1, foam stability index; LBC, lamellar body counts; and CAP, College of American Pathologists.