The secretory units of the exocrine pancreas, where fluid containing digestive enzymes is produced; consists of a group of secretory cells surrounding a luminal space that connects to the pancreatic duct. [ MP:0009145 ]

Synonyms: acinus pancreaticus pancreas acinus

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Term information

Subsets

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plural term
pancreatic acini

latin term
acinus pancreaticus [ FMA:16011 ]

has related synonym

pancreatic acini

pancreatic acinar

id

UBERON:0001263