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Ridgewood, NJ
A 66-year-old female asked:

My lipase and amylase are elevated. 69 for lipase and 359 for amylase. ultrasound normal. i have had ibs and have pressure on right side below wais?

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Dr. Rifat Naghmi
Internal Medicine 48 years experience
Amaylase: Raised amylase and lipase suggest pancreatitic mostly acute that could be due to different reasons. Please see your doctor/or a gastroenterologist.
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