The pancreas is a spongy, tube-shaped organ about 6 inches long. It is located in the back of the abdomen, behind the stomach. The head of the pancreas is on the right side of the abdomen. It is connected to the
The pancreas makes hormones, including insulin. Pancreatic juices, also called enzymes,...
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