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Pancreas Location in Body

Why Do We Have a Pancreas?

Your pancreas is a spongy gland nestled deep within your abdomen and is surrounded by your stomach, small intestine, liver, spleen and gallbladder.  It is approximately 6 to 10 inches long (18 to 25 cm) and is a vital part of digestion and blood sugar regulation. Without your pancreas your body would be unable to […]

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