Lipase is more specific for pancreatic disorders than amylase.
Lipase has a p in it. So does pancreas.
Amylase has nothing.
- Healthline. (2018). Amylase and Lipase Tests: Preparation, Procedure, and Results. [online] Available at: https://www.healthline.com/health/amylase-and-lipase-tests#understanding-your-results [Accessed 12 Jul. 2018].