The Function of the pancreas

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The Function of the pancreas

  1. 1. Some Information toUnderstand The Purpose of the Pancreas
  2. 2. Location ofPancreasThe Pancreas islocated behindthe stomachwhich is deep inthe body. It isshaped like a fishand 6 inches longand less than 2inches wide.
  3. 3. PancreasClose UpThe pancreas hasa common bileduct, Pancreaticduct and isattached to thesmall intestines.
  4. 4. PancreasPurposeThe Pancreasproducesproteins andsodiumbicarbonates.
  5. 5. ConclusionThis is to helpunderstand whatimportant rolethe pancreas hasa part of thefunction of yourbody.
  6. 6. PancreasJuicesBile is producedby the liver andstored in the gallbladder, thenjoiners thepancreatic juicesto empty into thesmall intestines.
  7. 7. Purpose ofPancreasJuicesThe smell and tasteof food as well asthe eating of foodtriggers the bile andpancreas enzymes tomix and be releasedinto the smallintestines toneutralize thestomach acids todigest food intosmaller pieces.
  8. 8. ConclusionThis is to showhow importantthe pancreas is tothe function ofyour body.

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