Spec cPL® Test

(canine pancreas-specific lipase)

 
Redefine the way you diagnose pancreatitis use this revolutionary test to help you quickly and definitively rule it in or out.

Canine pancreatitis is a potentially fatal disease that is difficult to diagnose. Presenting signs are common and nonspecific, including vomiting, anorexia and abdominal pain. The Spec cPL® Test finally offers you more definitive diagnostic results. View a comparison chart (PDF) to see the difference between the Spec cPL® Test and other diagnostic methods. 

Available from IDEXX Reference Laboratories

  • Count on accurate, comprehensive laboratory results up front—so you can quickly make informed diagnoses and treatment decisions.
  • Rely on our gold-standard methodologies that provide reliable, repeatable results in hematology, microbiology and endocrinology.
  • Depend on IDEXX for breakthrough testing, such as the Spec cPL® Test, developed by IDEXX scientists and available only at IDEXX.
Spec cPL® Test
 
If you have any questions regarding the Spec cPL® test or how to interpret the result, please call 00800 1234 3399.

Advantages of Spec cPL® tests

 

The Spec cPL® Test from IDEXX Reference Laboratories offers your practice:

  • A trusted methodology from the GI experts—The Spec cPL® Test is an enhancement of the cPLI test developed by Dr. Jörg Steiner and Dr. David Williams (Texas A&M University GI Lab). IDEXX scientists worked with these two doctors to create a fast, accurate test you can trust.
  • Unprecedented accuracy—With greater than 95% specificity and sensitivity* (PDF), this test far outperforms other test methodologies so you can treat confidently.
  • Fast results—Tests are run daily so you can move ahead quickly with treatment
  • Count on accurate, comprehensive laboratory results up front—so you can quickly make informed diagnoses and treatment decisions.
  • Rely on our gold-standard methodologies that provide reliable, repeatable results in hematology, microbiology and endocrinology.
  • Depend on IDEXX for breakthrough testing, such as the Spec cPL® Test, developed by IDEXX scientists and available only at IDEXX.

 

*As compared to cPLI at the Gastrointestinal Laboratory of Texas A&M University