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Human Embryo Pancreas Development Week 8 (Carnegie stage 22)

Note in the transverse section the pancreas beside the body of the stomach and within the liver.

Upper left image shows transverse section of human embryo week 8 (Carnegie stage 22) at the level of the pancreas.

Upper right image shows ventral view of adult pancreas.

Lower left image shows histology of adult pancreas.

Lower right image shows region enclosed by black box in transverse section. Note the duct network dispersed throughout the connective tissue and the main duct adjacent to the duodenum.
Links: Endocrine Pancreas | Exocrine Pancreas

Source: UNSW Embryology, UWA Blue Histology, Gray's Anatomy

Cite this page: Hill, M.A. (2024, May 20) Embryology Stage22 pancreas a.jpg. Retrieved from

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