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Amylase urine test

This is an important test to help diagnose pancreatitis, pancreatic cancer, liver disease or cystic fibrosis.

Urine
1 tests included
2 days turnaround

£69.00

£49.00

About Amylase urine test

What is the amylase urine test?

Amylase is an enzyme produced by the pancreas and salivary glands to break down the food you eat. The pancreas is part of the digestive system and is the greatest producer of amylase. Too much or too little amylase can indicate problems with the pancreas. 

Elevated levels of amylase may be indicative of acute pancreatitis (inflammation of the pancreas), cancer or infection, whereas low levels of amylase chronic pancreatitis, liver disease or cystic fibrosis. 

Why take the test?

This test measures the level of amylase in the urine and can be used to help diagnose pancreatitis, pancreatic cancer, liver disease or cystic fibrosis.

What's tested

Enzymes

How it works

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Order your kit

Just order a test online and get your kit delivered right to you door. Your kit contains everything you need for the test.

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Take your test and post

Follow our simple instructions to take your sample and post back the enclosed prepaid envelope to our accredited lab for processing. We also offer home or workplace visits by a qualified nurse.

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Get results directly to your dashboard

You will receive an email notification from our medical team when your results are available on your secure personalised health dashboard.

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