digestive juices

消化液, 食物の消化を助ける胃において分泌される酸

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  • Pancreatic juices — Fluids made by the pancreas that contain digestive enzymes. The pancreas is a spongy, tube shaped organ about 6 inches long. It is located in the back of the abdomen, behind the stomach. The head of the pancreas is on the right side of the… …   Medical dictionary

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