macroamylase mac·ro·am·y·lase (māk’rō-ām’ə-lās’, -lāz’)
A serum amylase in which the enzyme is present as a complex joined to a globulin, resulting in a complex that has a high molecular weight that inhibits its renal excretion.
macroamylasemia mac·ro·am·y·la·se·mi·a (māk’rō-ām’ə-lā-sē’mē-ə) n. Hyperamylasemia in which a portion of serum amylase exists as macroamylase.
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