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islets

groups of cells located in the pancreas that make hormones that help the body break down and use food. For example, alpha cells make glucagon and beta cells make insulin. Also called islets of Langerhans (LANG-er-hahns).

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island-dweller
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islands of Langerhans
Islands of the blessed
Islandy
Islay
Isle
Isle of Man
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Isle of Wight
Isle Royal National Park
isles of Langerhans
Isles of Scilly
Islet
islet cell autoantibodies (ICA)
islet transplantation
-- islets --
islets of Langerhans
ISLisp
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Ismailism
ISMAP
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