Prueba de amilasa en orina

La amilasa es una enzima que ayuda a digerir el glucógeno y el almidón. Se produce principalmente en el páncreas y en las glándulas salivales. Normalmente, la amilasa es segregada por el páncreas al intestino delgado, a través del conducto pancreático.Prueba de amilasa en orina

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Last reviewed 5/11/2013 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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