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ID:415 Duodenal Fluid Enzymes
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DescriptionSmall bowel mucosal enzymes. Usually collected with Duodenal biopsy.
IndicationInvestigation of malabsorption due to disaccharidase deficiency.
Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna
Interpretation

DepartmentBiochemistry
SampleFluid
TubePlain Universal
Tube Picture
Collection ConditionsCONTACT BIOCHEMISTRY THE DAY BEFORE CARRYING OUT THE BIOPSY. Collection tubes provided by biochemistry on day of procedure.
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Ref. Range NotesMALTASE 130 456 U/ g protein SUCRASE 30 - 152 U/ g protein LACTASE 6 - 55 U/ g protein
Units - Not Defined -
IP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
IP Routine TAT3 weeks
GP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
GP Routine TAT- Contact Laboratory
Turnround CommentFiona Ivison:fiona.ivison@cmft.nhs.uk

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