amylase-creatinine clearance ratio

n.

The ratio between amylase and creatinine in serum and urine, used to diagnose acute pancreatitis.

Nearby words

  1. amyl nitrite,
  2. amyl propionate,
  3. amyl-,
  4. amylaceous,
  5. amylase,
  6. amylasuria,
  7. amylene,
  8. amylic,
  9. amylin,
  10. amylo-


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