334 Possible Causes for Lipase Increased

  • Acute Pancreatitis

    These include: Increased blood amylase level Increased serum blood lipase level Increased urine amylase level Other blood tests that can help diagnose pancreatitis or its[uihc.org] Lab Increased amylase, increased lipase. Management Supportive bowel rest with parenteral nutrition.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Serum lipase: An increase in serum lipase correlates well with the disease.[symptoma.com]

  • Chronic Pancreatitis

    […] serum amylase level Increased serum lipase level Serum trypsinogen Tests that may show the cause of pancreatitis include: Serum IgG4 (for diagnosing autoimmune pancreatitis[medlineplus.gov] […] amounts are normal Diarrhea, nausea, and vomiting Fatty or oily stools Pale or clay-colored stools Exams and Tests Tests to diagnose pancreatitis include: Fecal fat test Increased[mountsinai.org] […] eating habits and amounts are normal Diarrhea, nausea, and vomiting Fatty or oily stools Pale or clay-colored stools Tests to diagnose pancreatitis include: Fecal fat test Increased[medlineplus.gov]

  • Cholestasis

    In addition, bile salts are important in stabilization of lipid emulsions, which is important for increasing the surface area on which lipase works.[emedicine.medscape.com] Digestion is affected because bile salts are important for the function of bile salt–dependent lipase activity and the stabilization of the lipase-colipase complex.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Fat Embolism

    Laboratory features of FES and (1) fat microglobinuria (required), (2) elevated serum lipase, (3) anemia, (4) thrombocytopenia, and (5) increased erythrocyte sedimentation[quizlet.com] Traumatic injury causes plasma lipase levels to rise, increasing the release of free fatty acids and resulting in altered fat homeostasis.[dx.doi.org] […] activity of lipoprotein lipase which break down triglycerides into free fatty acids. [5] Both the release of fatty acids and the inflammation causes damage to the capillary[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Hyperlipoproteinemia Type 1

    , or deficiency in apolipoprotein C2 increased plasma chylomicrons Genetics recessve form associated with defect in lipoprotein lipase associated with defects in USF1 Clinical-manifestations[anvita.info] Type 1- hyperchylomicronemia- increased chylomicrons due to lipoprotien lipase defficiency Type 2a- Hypercholesterolemia- increased LDL due to decreased LDL receptors Type[usmleforum.com] […] a massive accumulation of fatty particles (chylomicrons) in blood and a corresponding increase of fatty substances called triglycerides The signs and symptoms associated with[dovemed.com]

  • Pancreatitis

    Blood levels of two enzymes produced by the pancreas—amylase and lipase—usually increase on the first day of the illness but return to normal in 3 to 7 days.[merckmanuals.com] Lipase activity in serum measured with Ektachem is often increased in nonpancreatic disorders. Clin Chem 37 i3 Pp 447-451, 1991. Lott JA and Lu CJ.[labtestsonline.org] Because of this fact, and because increased amylase and lipase can also occur in other diseases, the discovery of such elevations are helpful but not mandatory in the diagnosis[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Pancreatic Duct Obstruction

    Serum amylase and lipase concentrations increase on the first day of acute pancreatitis and return to normal in 3 to 7 days.[chirhoclin.com] Elevated levels—meaning at least a threefold increase—is a sign of pancreatitis.[nyulangone.org] Blood and Stool Tests Your doctor may draw a small amount of blood to check the levels of the digestive enzymes amylase and lipase.[nyulangone.org]

  • Hyperlipoproteinemia Type 5

    […] deficiency Familial lipoprotein lipase deficiency is an inherited condition that disrupts the normal breakdown of fats in the body, resulting in an increase of certain kinds[icdlist.com] Type 1- hyperchylomicronemia- increased chylomicrons due to lipoprotien lipase defficiency Type 2a- Hypercholesterolemia- increased LDL due to decreased LDL receptors Type[usmleforum.com] CPL (Capillary lipprotein lipase) hydrolyzes triglycerides in lipoproteins. It requires apo-CII as a co-factor.[medicowesome.com]

  • Extrahepatic Cholestasis

    In addition, bile salts are important in stabilization of lipid emulsions, which is important for increasing the surface area on which lipase works.[emedicine.medscape.com] Digestion is affected because bile salts are important for the function of bile salt–dependent lipase activity and the stabilization of the lipase-colipase complex.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Spasm of Sphincter of Oddi

    […] can be tested for with blood tests (serum liver tests, amylase, lipase).[thinnertimesforum.com] Reproduction of the patient's typical pain associated with a fourfold increase in AST, ALT, alkaline phosphatase, amylase, or lipase constitute a positive response.[joplink.net] Abnormal dilation of the bile duct and/or pancreas duct is often associated with an increase in the products and enzymes made by the liver, gallbladder and pancreas, which[thinnertimesforum.com]

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