Lipase is one of several enzymes produced by the pancreas to help digest dietary fats. This test measures the amount of lipase in the blood.
A lipase test may be ordered when a person has symptoms of acute pancreatitis or another pancreatic disorder, such as severe abdominal or back pain, fever, loss of appetite, or nausea.
Fasting Required: No
CPT Code: 83690
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