Usage examples for pancreas

  1. Thus we shall learn that the cells of the liver form bile, those of the salivary glands and of the glands of the stomach and pancreas form juices which aid in the digestion of food. – A Practical Physiology by Albert F. Blaisdell
  2. Say to the cells in the liver, the pancreas and the intestinal tract: I am not going to force you any longer with drugs or enemas to do your duty. – Nature Cure by Henry Lindlahr
  3. The blood brought to the capillaries of the stomach, intestines, spleen, and pancreas is gathered into veins which unite into a single trunk called the portal vein. – A Practical Physiology by Albert F. Blaisdell
  4. Moreover he should invariably diagnose an affection with celerity; and rather than betray ignorance of the seat of a disorder, it were better, says this writer, to assign it at once to the pancreas or pineal gland. – Primitive Psycho-Therapy and Quackery by Robert Means Lawrence
  5. Her intestines were thus spared from overloading and proceeded to do the work of digestion for which they are so well provided by abundant secretion poured into them from the large glands, the liver and the pancreas, as well as the series of small glands in their own walls all of which were manifestly meant to do extremely important work. – Health Through Will Power by James J. Walsh