Flashcards in Pathology Normal Lab Values- Gustafson Deck (15)
malabsorption is a defect in what?
what is the cut off limit for fecal fat testing?
what is maldigestion a defect in?
what is the best screen for pancreatic insufficiency?
pancreatic elastace 1
what vitamins are affected by maldigestion?
B12, D, and A
d-xylose in blood high and low urine levels suggests?
what dz caused by gluten and gliadin sensitivity?
celiacs, gluten ataxia, and something else
what is diagnosis of lactose intolerance dependent on?
what does VIP cause?
relaxation of smooth m, vasodilation, stimulation of secretion of water electrolytes and pancreatic hormones
what do microscopic stool exams find?
Ova and parasites
if your patient has transaminitis that you're not expecting what do you do?
have them stay off booze and non-needed meds and redo a few days later
what is urobilinogen produced by?
elevated MCV would show?
liver failure from alcohol abuse
what is the test for cystic fibrosis for babies?
serum immunoreactive tyrpsinogen