Where Is the Pancreas Located in the Body?


The pancreas is located in the upper abdomen and is positioned behind the stomach and the intestines (guts). It has a connection to the duodenum through a duct (tube), which allows the enzymes generated by the pancreas to get into the intestines.
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Pancreas is a yellowish glandular organ that lies beneath stomach across the back of the abdomen. It begins from the right side of the belly (the head of the pancreas) and extends
It is situated in left side of body i.e slightly on posterior (back) side of stomach near small intestine (duodenum)
It is located in the back of the abdomen, behind the stomach. The head of
Not MD Advice:The pancreas is a human organ located next to the stomach. It helps with digestion. ASK!
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The pancreas is located beneath the stomach. It is connected to the small intestine at the duodenum. It is a glandular organ and secretes digestive enzymes.
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