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Old 11-15-2008, 03:06 PM
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i need to convert 203.9 mg/dL to blood alcohol percentage.
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Old 11-16-2008, 03:23 AM
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i need to convert 203.9 mg/dL to blood alcohol percentage.
Blood alcohol is usually expressed as percent by volume, g/100 mL or g/dL, so 0.2039%, seriously drunk vs. 0.08% legal limit.

This article may help on other units:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blood_alcohol_content
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so -for example- 0.1% is equal to 0.1 mg/dL ??? Thanks!
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Old 04-27-2009, 11:56 AM
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a follow up question:
so -for example- 0.1% is equal to 0.1 mg/dL ??? Thanks!
No, a deciliter is approximately 100 g, so 0.1% = 0.1 g or 100 mg per deciliter
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Old 04-28-2010, 06:05 AM
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203.9/1000=0.2039/1.14=0.179
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