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To assist in diagnosis and evaluation of the treatment modalities used for pancreatitis.
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|Age||Conventional and SI Units|
|Newborn–6 mo||0–30 units/L|
|Adult–older adult||100–300 units/L|
|Values may be slightly elevated in pregnancy and in older adults due to the effects of medications and the presence of multiple chronic or acute diseases with or without muted symptoms.|
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Bladh, Mickey Lynn., and Anne M. Van Leeuwen. "Amylase." Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425176/4/Amylase.
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Amylase. Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425176/4/Amylase. Accessed December 11, 2019.
Bladh, M. L., & Van Leeuwen, A. M. (2017). Amylase. In Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425176/4/Amylase
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Amylase [Internet]. In: Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 December 11]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425176/4/Amylase.
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