Physicians discuss how acute pancreatitis is diagnosed in patients who meet at least 2 of the 3 following criteria: 1) displaying the typical symptoms of pancreatitis; 2) having elevated blood levels of the enzymes lipase or amylase; and 3) having findings of pancreatitis from ultrasound or CAT scans.
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