What is a pancreas?
The pancreas is one of the organs of the body. It is located just beside the duodenum.
A glandular organ
located in the abdomen
. It makes pancreatic juices, which contain enzymes
that aid in digestion
, and it produces several hormone
s, including insulin
. The pancreas is surrounded by the stomach,
intestines, and other organs.
Where can we find the pancreas in the body?
The pancreas is located just by the duodenum. The pancreas is a tiny organ that looks like the liver
in colour but closer look like a new moon size and shape.
The pancreas is so small and tiny sometimes overlooked by humans but it plays a very vital role in the digestive system.
So what are the functions of the pancreatic cells call Islets of langerhans. But before we look at the functions of the pancreas as quotes
What are the hormones secreted by the pancreas
This hormones that are secreted by it
So haven looked at the type of hormones
let us also look at their functions in the digestive system-hormones
. without a functioning power of the pancreas community of cells we will definitely have problems with our digestion
What are the problem of a malfunctioned pancreas
Cancer of the pancreas
These secretes enzymes that aid digestion
and hormones that help regulate the metabolism of sugars. This type of cance
r is often detected late, spreads rapidly and has a poor prognosis.
2.Intense pancreatic pain is usually associated with acute pancreatitis. It can be hard to identify pancreas pain and evaluate pancrase diseases because the organ sits deep in the abdomen
is an inflammation of the pancreas, happening when “digestive enzymes
start digesting the pancreas itself.” It can be acute or chronic, but both forms should be taken seriously and may lead to additional health problems.
General function of pancreas
Every organ in the body has its function. But on this article we are going to look at the two main functions of the pancreatic cells. These functions are as follows
1. The pancreas maintains blood sugar level
through the use of insulin
and glycogen. It converts glucose to glucogen by stimulating the Liver thereby lowering blood sugar level
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