This test evaluates the amount of lipase enzyme in the blood. This is a test of choice for the diagnosis of various pancreatic disorders. The common pancreatic disorders including acute and chronic pancreatitis are caused by elevated levels of lipase and lipase is also a marker for diagnosis of Crohn’s disease and celiac disease. The symptoms that cause the recommendation of this test include pain in abdominal area or back, nausea, vomiting and fever.
LabEspy recommends Walk-In Lab, Ulta Lab Tests, Health Testing Centers for this test.