secretin test


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se·cre·tin test

a test of pancreatic exocrine function, variably performed and standardized, in which the bicarbonate, amylase, and volume of the duodenal aspirate are measured after intravenous administration of secretin.
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se·cre·tin test

(sĕ-krētin test)
Test of pancreatic exocrine function, variably performed and standardized, in which the bicarbonate, amylase, and volume of the duodenal aspirate are measured after intravenous administration of secretin.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012