Lipa

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Lipa

A subdivision of the Croatian kuna. A lipa is equal in value to 1/100 of a kuna. See also: Cent.
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1) in serum are commonly used as aids in the diagnosis and follow-up of acute and recurrent pancreatitis (1); 19% of pancreatitic patients present with normal serum amylase (2), thus leaving lipase as the main hematochemical marker of this disease in a substantial number of patients.
However, any intra-abdominal inflammatory event including visceral perforation and intra-abdominal bleeding may cause an elevation of serum lipase as do renal insufficiency and macromolecules due to immune complexes (6).