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Flashcards in 0-1 chapter 17 Glands & Organs Deck (11):
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Organs/Glands List

from superior to inferior

Acronym

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Pineal gland

Pineal gland - cranial cavity - pine coned shaped - melatonin

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Hypothalamus

Hypothalamus - cranial cavity - below thalamus

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Pituitary gland

Pituitary gland- cranial cavity - below hypothalamus

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Thyroid gland

Thyroid gland- neck - below Adam's apple

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Parathyroid gland

Parathyroid gland- on posterior thyroid

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Thymus

Thymus - mediastinum - sternum

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Adrenal glands

Adrenal glands - on top of kidneys (retroperitoneum) - serous membrane of abdominal cavity

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Pancreas

Pancreas - abdominal cavity upper left quadrant

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Ovaries

Ovaries - pelvic cavity right and left lower quadrant

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Testes

Testes - scrotum