The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 30, Issue 6, pp 200–202 | Cite as

Serum amylase activity in children on prolonged prednisolone therapy

  • R. K. Chandra
  • P. D. Makashir


Serum amylase activity was estimated in 15 children on prednisolone therapy for prolonged periods. No significant alteration in the enzyme levels was observed. The findings are discussed in the light of the relevant literature.


Pancreatitis Acute Pancreatitis Steroid Therapy Cortisone Serum Amylase 
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© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 1963

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. K. Chandra
    • 1
  • P. D. Makashir
    • 1
  1. 1.New Delhi

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