Exocrine pancreas, the bit of the pancreas that makes and secretes digestive chemicals into the duodenum. This incorporates acinar and pipe cells with related connective tissue, vessels, and nerves. The exocrine segments embody more than 95% of the pancreatic mass. Endocrine pancreas, the bits of the pancreas (the islets) that make and discharge insulin, glucagon, somatostatin and pancreatic polypeptide into the blood. Islets embody 1-2% of pancreatic mass.
Related Journals of Pancreas Anatomy
Pancreatic Disorder & Therapy, Journal of Gastrointestinal & Digestive System, Journal of Diabetes & Metabolism, Journal of Pancreas, Journal of Cancer Diagnosis, National Journal of Clinical Anatomy, International Journal of Pancreatology, Journal of Applied Animal Research