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  1. Pancreas divisum is the most common birth defect of the pancreas. The pancreas is an organ that helps in food digestion ... inside the uterus, two separate parts of the pancreas come together to form the pancreas and the ...
  2. Annular pancreas is an abnormal ring or collar of pancreatic tissue that encircles the duodenum (the part of the ... intestine that connects to stomach). This portion of pancreas can constrict the duodenum and block or impair ...
  3. The pancreas is located behind the liver and is where the hormone insulin is produced. Insulin is used by ...
  4. The pancreas is an elongated, tapered gland that is located behind the stomach and secretes digestive enzymes and the ...
  5. Images ... Uncontrolled diabetes causes damage to many tissues of the body including the kidneys. Kidney damage caused by diabetes most ...
  6. ... a test that measures the ability of the pancreas to respond to secretin. Secretin is a hormone ... from the stomach; this hormone normally stimulates the pancreas to secrete a fluid with a high concentration ...
  7. ... upper abdomen showing a large cyst in the pancreas (cystic adenoma of the pancreas) seen on the upper right side of the ...
  8. ... scan of the upper abdomen showing a tumor (pancreas carcinoma) in the head of the pancreas, seen here in the middle of the picture.
  9. ... and starch. It is produced mainly in the pancreas and salivary glands. Amylase is normally secreted from the pancreas through the pancreatic duct to the small intestines.
  10. ... small intestine, aided by the liver, gallbladder and pancreas convert the nutritive components of food into energy ...
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