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Cholecystokinin

Revision as of 18:59, 29 June 2012 by Dr. med. Cornelia Kopping (Talk | contribs)

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German: Cholezystokinin

Definition

Cholecystokinin is a peptide hormone that is secreted by endocrine active duodenal or jejunal cells.

It stimulates secretion of pancreatic enzymes and provokes a contraction of the gall bladder.

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