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Test ID: ELASF    
Pancreatic Elastase, Feces

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Diagnosis of exocrine pancreatic insufficiency in case of unexplained diarrhea, constipation, steatorrhea, flatulence, weight loss, upper abdominal pain, and food intolerances

 

Monitoring of exocrine pancreatic function in cystic fibrosis, diabetes mellitus, or chronic pancreatitis

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Pancreatic Elastase, F

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Pancreatic Elastase-1
Elastase-1
EL-1
FE-1
PE-1
Fecal Elastase
Elastase
PE stool