The pH value in the stomach is acidic. This fluctuates between the values 1 and 2 with fasting, and increases with food intake to values between 2 and 4. The value is set by proton pumps in the parietal cells. The values can be different
The lipase is an enzyme which is produced in the pancreas (pancreas). Often the lipase level is increased in diseases that affect the pancreas. If a pancreatitis is suspected, if the upper abdominal pain is unclear
The term "lipase" describes several enzymes that break down fats in chemical reactions. Lipases occur in nature and also in the human body in large numbers and have different effects in different places, organs and cells
The malaria rapid test is a test to detect the parasites that transmit malaria. A few drops of blood from the fingertip are enough to carry out the procedure. The quick test shows a result within about 15 minutes.
During bone marrow puncture, blood and immune cells are taken from the bone marrow of the iliac crest or sternum. It is used to detect leukemia, lymphoma or chronic anemia. The collection takes place under local anesthesia, but it can