A 31-year-old female asked:
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what does it mean when it ur lipase level is high and just diagnosed with celiac?

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Pancreatitis: High lipase can indicate inflammation of the pancreas (chronic or acute). Talk to your doctor, he/she will explain this to you and come up with follow-up plans.
Answered on Apr 29, 2013
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