Definition: Pancreasenparentshttps://kidshealth.org/EN/images/headers/P-dictionary-enHD-AR2.gifThe pancreas is a long, flat gland that lies in the abdomen behind the stomach.Definition: Pancreas02/28/200508/11/201608/11/20164d6b7f82-4ed2-4e03-a14a-50347a13a996https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/parents/pancreas.html/<h3>Pancreas</h3> <p>The pancreas is a long, flat gland that lies in the abdomen behind the stomach. It produces enzymes that are released into the small intestine to help with <a href="https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/parents/digestive.html/">digestion</a>. It also contains clusters of cells called <strong>islets</strong>. The cells in these islets produce hormones such as insulin and glucagon, which help control the level of glucose (a type of sugar) in the <a href="https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/parents/blood.html/">blood</a>.</p> PáncreasEl páncreas es una glándula alargada y plana que se ubica en el abdomen, detrás del estómago.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/es/parents/pancreas-esp.html/d405427a-3180-483a-a95b-47c3306a3b61kh:age-allAgesOrAgeAgnostickh:clinicalDesignation-endocrinologykh:genre-dictionarykh:primaryClinicalDesignation-endocrinologyDiabetes Words to Knowhttps://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/parents/diabetes-center/words-know/63862b1e-76bb-4a56-9adf-0691e78f1ec8