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A 33-year-old male asked:

Does low lipase and amylase in healthy individual indicate a health issue? no history of cystic fibrosis. us done with negative findings on pancreas. levels are: lipase: <4 iu/l; range: (8-78) amylase: 25 u/l; range: (25-125). previous lipase 18 iu/l?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
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, the results you provided are not a cause for concern. Wish you good health!
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