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Abdominal organ: Abdominal organ in the back of the belly. It is digestive organ: it secretes enzymes into the small bowel which break down food and help its absorption. It is also an endocrine organ: it produces hormones involved in sugar control and control of digestion. Insulin is one of these hormones. Diabetics either lack Insulin (type 1 diabetes) or have inadequate Insulin function (type 2). ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Not really: Very rarely, such as in emergencies or specific types of pancreatic cancer. The pancreas is responsible for producing major hormones involved in sugar regulation and digestion- removal would take away all of these hormones. The pancreas is also located very close to major blood vessels and vital organs, making the surgery difficult. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If my pancreas stop work, what do i do to get it start working again, if its affecting my sight, what do i also do to clear it?
You have Diabetes: You are given Oral medicine and Insulin for Diabetes.this will control the Blood Sugar well, YOur Pancreas has stopped secreting Insulin, that is how it stopped working. Eating Low Carb and less sweet will help. If you are heavy loosing weight by exercising will also help. Please resume the medicine and Insulin given by doctor and it will help your Pancreas ...Read more
Depends: Hi. I hate to make assumptions, but I take it we are to assume your little brother has type 1 diabetes. In general, pancreas transplants are only done if a kidney is also being transplanted for kidney failure, although that is certainly not an absolute. It would depend on the circumstances of your death, your underlying health status, etc. Tight control (e.g., with a CGM) trumps immunosuppression ...Read more
Several.: The pancreas is an organ than is deep in your abdomen and usually does not cause pain. Alcohol can damage the liver and pancreas as well as several gastrointestibal illnesses. Tumors are usally not eetected until they are advanced. Pancreatic illness can affect Insulin producing cells and cause diabetes. Please see your doctor with concerns. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers