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Pancreas function tests are used to assess the health of the exocrine pancreas. The pancreas function test normal values include amylase levels of 23-85 U/L and lipase levels of 0-160 U/L. Types include blood tests, MRCP, ERCPWhat is the best blood test for pancreatitis?
Blood tests to look for elevated levels of pancreatic enzymes. Stool tests in chronic pancreatitis to measure levels of fat that could suggest your digestive system isn't absorbing nutrients adequately. Computerized tomography (CT) scan to look for gallstones and assess the extent of pancreas inflammation.What is the best blood test for pancreatic cancer?
Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) is another specialty test used to detect pancreatic cancer. A dye is used in the pancreas to detect blocked bile ducts. And x ray and a biopsy confirm a pancreatic cancer. A magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is also used to detect pancreatic cancer.