Wirsungs canal

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Wirsung's canal --> pancreatic duct

The excretory duct of the pancreas that extends through the gland from tail to head where it empties into the duodenum at the greater duodenal papilla.

Synonym: ductus pancreaticus, hoffmann's duct, wirsung's canal, wirsung's duct.