a polypeptide hormone, produced in the small intestine, that activates the pancreas to secrete
Secretin is a peptide hormone that regulates water homeostasis throughout the
body, and influences the environment of the duodenum by regulating secretions
Feb 18, 2014 ... A digestive hormone secreted by the wall of the upper part of the small intestine (
the duodenum). Secretin is a polypeptide made up of 27 ...
Mar 18, 2003 ... Secretin functions as a type of fireman: it is released in response to acid in the
small intestine, and stimulates the pancreas and bile ducts to ...
The secretin stimulation test measures the ability of the pancreas to respond to a
hormone called secretin. The small intestine produces secretin when partially ...
A hormone, formed by the epithelial cells of the duodenum under the stimulus of
acid contents from the stomach, which incites secretion of pancreatic juice; used
Abstract: Secretin is secreted by S cells in the small intestine and affects the
function of a number of organ systems. Secretin receptors (SR) are expressed in
This lesson is about secretin, an important hormone in the body. In this lesson,
we will discuss what secretin is, how it is used in the body, and how doctors use ...
May 11, 2015 ... Secretin is a peptide hormone that stimulates the secretion of digestive fluids
from the pancreas, the production of pepsin from the stomach, and ...
A peptide hormone produced in the S cells of the duodenum. Secretin is released
in response to low duodenal pH caused by the presence of hydrochloric acid ...