Marcadores enzimáticos

Definición

Son exámenes para determinar la actividad de enzimas específicas en el cuerpo. Las enfermedades o defectos hereditarios pueden hacer que las enzimas dejen de trabajar o que sean menos activas.

Los resultados de los exámenes se reportan como un porcentaje de la actividad enzimática normal.

Revision

Last reviewed 1/5/2013 by David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, Bethanne Black, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.

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