explain endocrinne and exocrine gland? also name all the endocrine and exocrine gland in human body.

Asked by Rakesh | 31st Aug, 2014, 04:09: PM

Expert Answer:

The endocrine glands are those glands that secrete chemicals called hormones to help your body function properly. Hormones are chemical signals that coordinate a range of bodily functions. The endocrine glands controls processes-
(i) Growth and development
(ii) Metabolism and reproduction
The endocrine glands are hypothalamus, pineal gland, adrenal gland, pancreas, thyroid, parathyroid, ovaries and testis.
 
The exocrine glands are those glands whose secretions pass into system of ducts. They are the counterparts of endocrine glands which secrete their products directly into the bloodstream. The exocrine glands include sweat glands, salivary glands, mammary glands.

Exocrine glands are glands that secrete their products into ducts.

They are the counterparts to endocrine glands, which secrete their products directly into the bloodstream.

Exocrine glands are glands that secrete their products into ducts.

They are the counterparts to endocrine glands, which secrete their products directly into the bloodstream.

Exocrine glands are glands that secrete their products into ducts.

They are the counterparts to endocrine glands, which secrete their products directly into the bloodstream.

Answered by Sivanand Patnaik | 31st Aug, 2014, 05:59: PM

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