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What is the Difference Between an Exocrine Gland and an Endocrine Gland? - Biology

What is the difference between an exocrine gland and an endocrine gland?

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Solution

The salivary glands, pancreas, etc., are exocrine glands, they send their secretions through ducts directly to the target orgOn the other hand, the endocrine glands are ductless glands. Their secretions are called hormones, which are poured directly into the blood and are thus carried to the target organs.

Concept: Endocrine System - Two Types of Glands- Exocrine, Endocrine
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Selina Concise Biology Class 8 ICSE
Chapter 5 Endocrine System and Adolescence
Long Answer Questions | Q 5 | Page 52
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