Why to get tested?
Primarily to diagnose and monitor acute pancreatitis; also sometimes to diagnose and monitor chronic pancreatitis or otherpancreatic diseases
When to get tested?
When you have symptoms of a pancreatic disorder, such as severe abdominal pain, fever, loss of appetite, or nausea
What sample needed?
A blood sample drawn from a vein in your arm
What preparation I need before test?