Lipase – Serum
Lipase, an enzyme which is produced by pancreatic acinar cells. Serum lipase levels are increased due to pancreatic injury. This lead to rise in pancreatitis which is almost same as amylase. The elevation lasts a little longer as compared to amylase which is just for 4-8 hours.
How to prepare for the test?
No special preparation is needed for this test.