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Endocrine glands

Introduction: Endocrine glands

Description of Endocrine glands

Endocrine glands: Ductless glands that secrete HORMONES directly into the BLOOD CIRCULATION. These hormones influence the METABOLISM and other functions of cells in the body.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Endocrine glands as an Organ

Endocrine glands (organ): Endocrine glands are glands that do not have ducts and produce and excrete a...more »

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Hierarchical classifications of Endocrine glands

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