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I have upper abdomen pain and had blood work done that says I have a high lipase level of 343. Could this be pancreatitis?

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Dr. Pedro Cabrera
Anesthesiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Pancreatitis is characterized by epigastric abdominal pain that radiates to the back.
Pain is worse after eating or laying on your back. Pancreatitis has elevated amylase and lipase elevation

In brief: Yes

Pancreatitis is characterized by epigastric abdominal pain that radiates to the back.
Pain is worse after eating or laying on your back. Pancreatitis has elevated amylase and lipase elevation
Dr. Pedro Cabrera
Dr. Pedro Cabrera
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Dr. Philip Miller
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes.

Careful follow up and abstain from all alcohol.
Get a hepatitis blood screening.

In brief: Yes.

Careful follow up and abstain from all alcohol.
Get a hepatitis blood screening.
Dr. Philip Miller
Dr. Philip Miller
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