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Incorrect statement regarding the pancreas is :


( A ) elongated organ situated between the limbs of the U shaped duodenum
( B ) a compound (both exocrine and endocrine) gland
( C ) endocrine portion secretes hormones, insulin and glucagon
( D ) exocrine portion secretes an acidic pancreatic juice containing enzymes

1 Answer

(D) is the right answer.

The pancreas is a compound (both exocrine and endocrine) elongated organ situated between the limbs of the U shaped duodenum. The exocrine portion secretes an alkaline pancreatic juice containing enzymes and the endocrine portion secretes hormones, insulin and glucagon.
answered Apr 3, 2014 by pady_1
 
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