A 57-year-old female asked:
What is normal lipase?lab flagged my 106 as high. (ref range 7-60) some sites say normal <180. some say <110 is too low?(7+ mo. abd. pain, fatigue.)
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Pathology 49 years experience
See below: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. Talk to the doctor who ordered the tests. Having said that, lipase level your reported is not of concern in itself, and it is not likely to be a cause of your symptoms.
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Last updated Feb 24, 2018
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