Prueba de amilasa en orina
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La amilasa es una enzima que ayuda a digerir el glucógeno y el almidón. Se produce principalmente en el páncreas y en las glándulas salivales. Normalmente, la amilasa es segregada por el páncreas al intestino delgado, a través del conducto pancreático.
- Last Reviewed on 06/01/2011
- David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.
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