Aselli pancreas (glands)


Aselli pancreas (glands)
Asel·li pancreas (glands) (ə-selґe) [Gasparo Aselli (or Gaspare Asellio, or Gaspar Asellius), Italian anatomist, 1581–1626] see under pancreas.

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