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Macroamylasemia

Macroamylasemia is the presence of serum amylase of a large molecular size, seen in otherwise healthy individuals, but also in various diseases. Amylase seems to be able to self-polymerize and/or form immune complexes with immunoglobulins.

Causes of Macroamylasemia

  • liver disease
  • diabetes mellitus
  • malignancy
  • malabsorption
  • autoimmune disorders 

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