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Alpha Cells

Summary Information: Alpha Cells

Alpha Cells: The alpha cells are a type of specialized cells located in the pancreas in the islets of Langerhans. The alpha cells produce and secrete the hormone glucagon.

Conditions that can afflict the alpha cells include pancreatic cancer, type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes, and pancreatitis.

Closely Related Organs: Alpha Cells

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Alpha Cells

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