Lipase Test

Lipase Test is usually used to find out if a patient have high Lipase levels in the blood as a result of acute pancreatitis. Lipase is an enzyme that catalysts the process of breaking down triglycerides and other fats into fatty acids. Pancreas is the gland which secretes Lipase. As with blood amylase, damage to […]
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Amylase Blood Test

Amylase Blood Test is helpful when it comes to detecting and monitoring the clinical course of pancreatitis. It is frequently ordered when a patient presents with acute abdominal pain.The Amylase Blood Test, which is easy and rapidly performed, is most specific for pancreatitis. Pancreatic Acinar Cells normally secrete Amylase to the pancreatic duct, and from […]
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