Serum amylase and lipase levels are measured for establishing the diagnosis of acute inflammation of the pancreas primarily.
Levels might be elevated in inflammatory bowel disease, intestinal obstruction and peptic ulcer too.
Diagnosing and monitoring treatment for acute pancreatitisi, diagnosing IBD, peptic ulcer, salivary adenitis, macroamylasemia.
No special preparation is necessary prior to blood sample collection.
Estimated Turn Around For Results:
2-10 Business Days
For an exact turnaround time for results, please contact us at Personalabs and we will contact the lab on your behalf as turnaround times vary depending on testing location or lab testing provider.