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Enlist Human Endocrine Glands. - Biology

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Define Endocrine gland

Enlist human endocrine glands.

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Solution 1

Endocrine glands: Glands that do not discharge their secretions into ducts are known as endocrine glands. Instead, these glands discharge their secretions directly into the blood. Pituitary gland, thyroid gland, adrenal gland, etc. are examples of endocrine glands.

Solution 2

An organ that makes hormones that are released directly into the blood and travel to tissues and organs all over the body. Endocrine glands help control many body functions, including growth and development, metabolism, and fertility. Some examples of endocrine glands are the pituitary, thyroid, and adrenal glands.

Concept: Endocrine Glands and Hormones
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NCERT Class 11 Biology Textbook
Chapter 22 Chemical Coordination and Integration
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