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When lipase levels do elevate because of pancreatic cancer, how high do the levels tend to get? Very high or just slightly elevated?

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Dr. Sewa Legha
Internal Medicine - Oncology

In brief: May/may not. Unrelia

Lipase is not a reliable test for making a diagnosis of Pancreatic Cancer.
It is test which is largely limited in its usfulness, mostly for cases of pancreatitis.

In brief: May/may not. Unrelia

Lipase is not a reliable test for making a diagnosis of Pancreatic Cancer.
It is test which is largely limited in its usfulness, mostly for cases of pancreatitis.
Dr. Sewa Legha
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