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Where in the body is the pancreas located?

Where in the body is the pancreas located?

Deep in the belly: The pancreas is located in the upper abdomen, behind the stomach, and in front of the spine. On the right side, the pancreas is bounded by the duodenum (small intestine), and on the left side it is bounded by the spleen. There are several very large blood vessels that touch the pancreas as well. This challenging anatomy demands that a specialist operate on the pancreas. ...Read more

Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more


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Where in the body is the deodenum located?

Where in the body is the deodenum located?

Under liver: The duodenum takes off at the outlet of the stomach under the liver on the right side of the body. It is where the tubes from the pancreas and gall bladder enter the intestine. ...Read more

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Where is the pancreas in the body found?

Where is the pancreas in the body found?

Deep in the belly: The pancreas is located in the upper abdomen, behind the stomach, and in front of the spine. On the right side, the pancreas is bounded by the duodenum (small intestine), and on the left side it is bounded by the spleen. There are several very large blood vessels that touch the pancreas as well. This challenging anatomy demands that a specialist operate on the pancreas. ...Read more

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Where is the pancreas located in the body?

Where is the pancreas located in the body?

Curves rnd duodenum.: This organ curves around the duodenum, which is below and to the right of your stomach. It is nearly in the center of your body/abdomen. ...Read more

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Where is the pancreas located in the female body?

Same as male body: It is a retroperitoneal organ, meaning it is located along the back side of you abdominal cavity. It lays behind the stomach and is connected to the first part of your small intestine, called the duodenum. ...Read more

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Where are the kidneys in the human body felt?

Where are the kidneys in the human body felt?

In the back: The kidneys are located in the back about the level of the umbilicus or above toward the head, and four to five centimeters from the spine on each side. A light pat on the back in this region can confirm if this is kidney pain. ...Read more

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Where in the female body is the uterus located at?

top of vagina: The uterus is the generative organ at the top of the vagina of which the cervix is the lower opening. It is in the lower portion of the pelvic cavity behind the bladder. It is usually the size of a fist but of course gets quite large during pregnancy. ...Read more

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Where on the human body is the bone narrow situated?

Where on the human body is the bone narrow situated?

inside bones: Bone marrow is the collection of stem cells which product the cellular components of the blood stream. It is in the long bones, and pelvic bones in particular but can be in other bones as well. Next time you eat a piece of chicken. Break open a leg bone and you will see the marrow as the reddish-brown cavity inside the bone. ...Read more

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Where exactly is the heart located in the body?

Where exactly is the heart located in the body?

Middle of the chest: it's pretty much in the middle of the chest. the tip is pointed a bit to the left, but most of it is behind the breastbone. that's why we often have to divide the breastbone to do heart surgery. ...Read more

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Where is the location of the pancreas in my abdomen?

Where is the location of the pancreas in my abdomen?

Pancreas : The pancreas is in the retroperitoneum in the upper abdomen. It runs transversely from the duodenum to the spleen. It makes up the back wall of the lesser sac behind the stomach and it contains the highway of vessels going to the intestines and spleen and then back to the liver. ...Read more

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Where is the colon located in your body?

Where is the colon located in your body?

From R to L: The colon is like a horseshoe that starts in the right lower abdomen, comes up the right side, across the middle, and down the left side. As the colon becomes the rectum, it dives into the pelvis. For this reasons symptoms associated with colon problems can be in several areas. ...Read more

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Where is the gracilis located in the body?

Where is the gracilis located in the body?

The gracilis: is a muscle located along the inner thigh. ...Read more

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Where is the gallbladder located on the female body?

Where is the gallbladder located on the female body?

Right Side: The gallbladder in both males and females is located under the liver. It is usually located closed to the bottom of the right rib cage on the abdomen. ...Read more

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Where is the gallbladder in the body of a man?

Where is the gallbladder in the body of a man?

See below: The gallbladder is located in all people in the right upper abdomen, under the liver, near the ribs, by the front of the abdominal wall. ...Read more

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Where is the lungs located in the back?

Where is the lungs located in the back?

under ribs: The lungs in the front and back are inside the rib cage. This is why doctors will place a stethoscope on the back as well as the front to evaluate the function of the lungs. ...Read more

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Is the pancreas located to the side of the stomach?

Is the pancreas located to the side of the stomach?

Curves rnd duodenum.: This organ curves around the duodenum, which is below and to the right of your stomach. ...Read more

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Show picture where are the kidneys located in which part of the body ?

Show picture where are the kidneys located in which part of the body
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Basic anatomy: They are located deep behind the intestines (retroperitoneal). From the back, they are blanketed by multiple layers of muscle. See http://education.Yahoo.Com/reference/gray/subjects/subject/253 which gives another view and more information. Note that "kidney pain" does not always correlate with the actual location of kidneys, as in other visceral organs. ...Read more

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Where is the kidney in the human body of an obese person?

Where is the kidney in the human body of an obese person?

Kidneys don't move: The kidneys don't really move if you gain weight. However, they may seem deeper in the abdomen or flanks as more and more fatty tissue is layered on to the body. Also, there is a layer of natural or peri-renal fat that may enlarge as more and more weight is gained. ...Read more

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Are we meant to have flat stomachs? because all the diagrams of the human body show a very lean figure with the internal organs inside of? thin=ideal?

Are we meant to have flat stomachs? because all the diagrams of the human body show a very lean figure with the internal organs inside of? thin=ideal?

Body weight/physique: Being overweight or obese is not healthy. It raises the risk for diabetes, heart disease and even some cancers. Ideal body weight depends on your height, & you can find charts online called BMI charts to help you find your ideal weight range. We all need some fat on our bodies to keep warm and to allow our body systems to work properly. But too much fat especially around the abdomen is unhealthy. ...Read more

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Where is the anterior cruciate ligament is located in the human body?

Where is the anterior cruciate ligament is located in the human body?

The knee: The anterior cruciate ligament is located directly in the center of the knee and is a major stabilizer of the knee joint. ...Read more

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Which toxins frequently build up in the human body?

Which toxins frequently build up in the human body?

What toxins?: Many people use the vague term "toxins" to scare u and drive u to buy their product. While there are toxic byproducts of metabloism, urea, carbon dioxide etc that your body needs to clear, it does this already (excellently) using you liver, lungs and kidneys. Most other "toxins" are imaginary. Eat healthy, drink plenty of fluids, exercise etc and dont waste your $ fighting fake toxins! ...Read more

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How long would THC stay in the human body?

For testing purposes: It can show up in blood for 7 to 100 days (or more) for regular use and can show up for months in hair. ...Read more

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How many cavities are there in the human body?

How many cavities are there in the human body?

Strange question. : Depends what you mean by cavity. There dental caries or cavities caused by bacteria in the mouth. One could have none or many over a lifetime. There are body cavities or spaces that can contain organs to air. Cavity in skull holds your brain. Need clarification. Thanks. ...Read more

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What part of the human body is called the lat ?

Latissimus Dorsi: Latissimi dorsi muscles are commonly known as "lats", especially among bodybuilders. ...Read more

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What is the role of troponin in the human body?

What is the role of troponin in the human body?

Cardiac protein: Troponin is a cardiac protein that contributes to the cardiac muscle fibers contraction; there are several types of troponins. They can be released in the blood stream in case of a heart attack and be used as markers for that. ...Read more

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What is the role of manganese in the human body?

What is the role of manganese in the human body?

Manganese: Suspect you mean what is the role of magnesium in the body. Great wikipedia question for details. But needed for muscles, heart, brain to mention a few. ...Read more

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Suggest Foods that increase haemoglobin in human body?

Iron: I would recommend that you eat foods that are rich in iron. Foods rich in iron include: Red meat. Pork. Poultry. Seafood. Beans. Dark green leafy vegetables, such as spinach. Dried fruit, such as raisins and apricots. Iron-fortified cereals, breads and pastas. ...Read more

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Is eating a lot of pomegranates bad for the human body ?

Is eating a lot of pomegranates bad for the human body ?

Good for you!: On the contrary, pomegranates are not only tasty, but actually quite healthy, particularly if you eat the seeds and all, which contain quite a bit of dietary fiber. Despite a lot of hype on the Internet, however, other claims for health benefits from pomegranates are not proven. However, they are tasty and within reasonable amounts, are good for you too. Enjoy! ...Read more

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What is the cause of spondyloarthritis in human body and what is the cure?

Unknown. No cure: The spondyloarthropathies are a group of diseases characterized by joint inflammation primarily of the back and a variety of other tissues. There is no cure. Symptoms are treated based upon severity and progression. Some patients will get better without any intervention while others progress to ankylosing spondylitis. ...Read more

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How can TB affect the human body?

How can TB affect the human body?

Tuberculosis or TB: This is a type of bacterium that can 'hide' in the body for YEARS before making an appearance. Most often, it affects the lungs - where you get coughing and sometimes coughing of blood. Other organs can be affected though, such as the tissues around the lungs, lymph nodes, even kidneys or other organs. Luckily there isn't much TB in the USA any more, but if you think you have it see a doc ASAP. ...Read more

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What happens when the human body sweat?

What happens when the human body sweat?

Hopefully cools down: Sweating usually helps regulate the body's temperature. Sometimes it can be sign of disease, but is usually accompanied by other more prominent symptoms in that case. ...Read more

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What effects does Depakote have on the human body?

What effects does Depakote have on the human body?

Depakote: Some of the more serious effects include a severe skin reaction, weakness, easy bruising, lethargy, and confusion. Others include hair loss, vision changes, changes in menstruation, and GI upset. ...Read more

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What are hormones and what are their function in human body?

What are hormones and what are their function in human body?

Messengers: Hormones are chemicals released by one part of the body to allow it to communicate with another part of the body. Hormones affect nearly every function of the body such as growth, metabolism, and reproduction. Thyroid stimulating hormone, growth hormone, testosterone, insulin, and adrenaline are just a few examples of the many types of hormones. ...Read more

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Is there any benefits of cold and cough to human body or not?

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Is there any benefits of cold and cough to human body or not?

Yes: Coughing is necessary to clear secretions and infectious stuff from the lungs. It basically helps keep the lungs clean. ...Read more

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How many bones are there in human body?

How many bones are there in human body?

206: About 206... Sometimes more, and sometimes less depending on the individual. ...Read more

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Which parts of the human body are affected by melanoma?

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Which parts of the human body are affected by melanoma?

Skin and retina: Malignant melanomas most commonly develop in the skin as the cell of origin, the melanocytes, are most numerous in the skin. However, there are also some cases of retinal melanomas. These are only detected by routine eye exams. This is why, in addition to routine skin checks, we also encourage sunglasses and yearly eye checks. ...Read more

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