pancreatic function test

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pancreatic function test

n. prueba del funcionamiento del páncreas.
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Fecal elastase test: evaluation of a new noninvasive pancreatic function test. Am J Gastroenterol 1995; 90: 1834-7.
(42.) Loser C, Mollgaard A, Folsch UR Faecal elastase 1: a novel, highly sensitive, and specific tubeless pancreatic function test. Gut 1996; 39: 580-6.
There are several known laboratory tests that provide a diagnostic tool for pancreatic insufficiency that include fecal elastase test, fecal fat test, and pancreatic function test (amylase and lipase).
A tubeless pancreatic function test that measures the content of elastase-1 in stool is used to diagnose functional impairment of the pancreas.
Malfertheiner, "Fecal elastase test: evaluation of a new noninvasive pancreatic function test," The American Journal of Gastroenterology, vol.
Fecal elastase-1: a novel, highly sensitive and specific tubeless pancreatic function test. Gut 1996;39: 580-6.
Though testing of referral patients seen at a university hospital may be a cause of selection bias, inclusion of all consecutive patients in whom a pancreatic function test was indicated makes the prevalence of chronic pancreatitis in this collective potentially more representative of a more general setting.
A comparison with noninvasive exocrine pancreatic function tests. J Clin Gastroenterol.
A sampling of topics includes persistent diarrhea, upper gastrointestinal bleeding, growth failure, helicobacter pylori and peptic ulcer disease, necrotizing enterocolitis, systemic conditions affecting the liver, and pancreatic function tests. An index is included in both volumes.
Pancreatic function tests. In: Walker WA, Durie PR, Hamilton JR, Walker-Smith JA, Watkins JB.
Pancreatic function tests help the physician decide if the pancreas still can make enough digestive enzymes.
It was, although less detailed, a broader book because it included chapters on endocrinology (steroid and protein hormones), pancreatic function tests, toxicology, and analysis of amniotic fluid.