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Pancreatic Acini

Summary Information: Pancreatic Acini

Pancreatic Acini: The pancreatic acini are specialized tissues of the pancreas that give it its exocrine function and its role in the digestive system. The pancreatic acini form ducts that produce and secrete pancreatic juice through the pancreatic duct and into duodenum of the small intestine. In the small intestine pancreatic juice help to digest carbohydrates, proteins, and fats and play a role in creating a normal ph in the small intestine.

The pancreatic juice includes amylase, trypsin, lipase, and bicarbonate juice. Conditions that can afflict the pancreatic acini include cystic fibrosis, pancreatic cancer, and pancreatitis.

Closely Related Organs: Pancreatic Acini

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Pancreatic Acini

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Pancreatic Acini

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