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Solomon L. Lerer, M.D.


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The duodenum is the first part of the small intestine. It is the most common site of
ulcers. The pancreas and gallbladder secrete their digestive juices into the duodenum
to help the digestive process and allow us to absorb the nutrients efficiently.

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