WebMD
Font Size

Nanomoles per Liter (nmol/L)

Some medical tests report results in nanomoles (nmol) per liter (L).

  • A mole is an amount of a substance that contains a large number (6 followed by 23 zeros) of molecules or atoms. A nanomole is one-billionth of a mole.
  • A liter measures fluid volume. It is a little bigger than a quart.

ByHealthwise Staff
Primary Medical ReviewerAnne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine
Specialist Medical ReviewerThomas M. Bailey, MD - Family Medicine
Last RevisedMay 6, 2011

WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise

Last Updated: May 06, 2011
This information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor. Healthwise disclaims any liability for the decisions you make based on this information.