What Is the Function of the Pancreas?

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The function of the pancreas is to help with digestion. It mainly does this by secreting insulin, which helps the cells in the body use glucose, which is their main fuel. The pancreas also secretes other digestive juices and enzymes. These digestive juices flow through ducts into the duodenum, which is the lower part of the stomach and the upper part of the small intestine.

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