Expected values: Healthy Individuals: 10 - 57 ng/mL; Chronic Pancreatitis < or = 46 ng/mL; Acute Pancreatitis 92 - 850 ng/mL; Total Pancreatectomy < or = 1.4 ng/mL.
Results should be correlated with clinical presentation and other diagnostic data for the diagnosis of pancreatitis.
3 - 12 days
- TRYPSINOGEN (TRYPSIN), SERUM
- Trypsin, Serum
- Trypsinogen, Serum
Collect specimen in a Red top or SST tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum into a plastic vial and freeze within 2 hours. EDTA Plasma is also acceptable.
Test sent to Mayo Medical Laboratories; performed by ARUP Laboratories.