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Pancreatic Secretion of Electrolytes and Water

Handbook of Physiology, The Gastrointestinal System, Salivary, Gastric, Pancreatic, and Hepatobiliary Secretion

  1. R. M. Case1,
  2. B. E. Argent2

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp060320

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Case, R. M. and Argent, B. E. 2011. Pancreatic Secretion of Electrolytes and Water. Comprehensive Physiology. 383–417.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Physiological Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom

  2. 2

    Department of Physiological Sciences, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Pancreatic Structure
    • 1.1
      Ductal Tree
    • 1.2
      Ductal Cells
    • 1.3
      Acinar Cells
    • 1.4
      Intercellular Junctions
  • 2
    Methods of Study
    • 2.1
      Intact Gland Preparations
    • 2.2
      Ductal Perfusion
    • 2.3
      Micropuncture
    • 2.4
      Isolated Ductal Tissue
  • 3
    Species-Dependent Patterns of Electrolyte Secretion
    • 3.1
      Dog, Cat, and Human
    • 3.2
      Rat and Mouse
    • 3.3
      Rabbit
    • 3.4
      Pig
    • 3.5
      Guinea Pig and Hamster
    • 3.6
      Sheep, Cow, and Horse
    • 3.7
      Primates
  • 4
    Sites of Electrolyte and Water Secretion
    • 4.1
      Secretin-Stimulated Bicarbonate Secretion
    • 4.2
      Secretion Evoked by Cholecystokinin and Vagal Stimulation
  • 5
    Permeability of The Pancreatic Epithelium
    • 5.1
      Nonelectrolytes
    • 5.2
      Electrolytes
  • 6
    Cellular Mechanisms of Electrolyte Secretion from Acinar Cells
    • 6.1
      Ionic Requirements for Secretion
    • 6.2
      Electrophysiology and Stimulus-Secretion Coupling
    • 6.3
      Cellular Models of Acinar Cell Secretion
  • 7
    Cellular Mechanisms of Electrolyte Secretion from Duct Cells
    • 7.1
      Stimulus-Secretion Coupling
    • 7.2
      Ionic Requirements and Mechanisms of Secretion
  • 8
    Cellular Models of Duct Cell Secretion
  • 9
    Future Progress