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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience in Ophthalmology
Pancreas: Endocrine hormones are secreted into the bloodstream to cause effects in other parts of the body. The pancreas secretes Insulin and glucagon to cause ... Read More

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience in Endocrinology
Pancreas: Can you tell me about pancreas, it is both an exocrine and an endocrine gland. however, if you were two classify it one of the categories, in which wo ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Maybe, but...: That graph is a generalization, based on other scientists' studies (one would have to review the original studies). The graph shows pancreatic "enzyme ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Fuhrman
54 years experience in Endocrinology
Control is ok: Exocrine pancreatic insufficiency is often the result of recurrent episodes of pancreatic inflammation and is not often cured. Symptoms result from in ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. W. james Chon
24 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Digestive enzymes: The exocrine function of the pancreas are carried out by digestive enzymes (amylase and lipase).
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rishi Kumar
7 years experience in Anesthesiology
Digestive Enzymes: The pancreas' main exocrine function is to produce enzymes which help digest carbs, protein, and fats. These enzymes are made in acinar cells and trav ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience in Endocrinology
Pancreas: You must spend time with your doctor who will do what is needed. You may also need to be seen by a Specialist. All should go well!
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience in Internal Medicine
What : Do you mean Endocrine function???
A female asked:
Dr. Joseph Mathews
15 years experience in Endocrinology
Destruction: Pancreatic exocrine insufficiency typically occurs after destruction of the pancrease, (pancrelipase) usually from chronic pancreatitis. Causes includ ... Read More
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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Geffner
53 years experience in Endocrinology
Please rephrase: I cannot understand your ?

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