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exocrine glands

ducts that enable them to empty secretions onto an eternal or internal body surface

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endocrine glands

ductless, secret hormones into bloodstream

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pituitary gland

pituitary, hypophysis cerebri, hypophysis, master gland

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adne(o)

gland

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adren(o), adrenal(o)

adrenal gland

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cortic(o)

cortex

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gonad(o)

gonad

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mamm(o), mast(o)

breast

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pancreat(o)

pancreas

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parathyroid(o)

parathyroid glands

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pituitar(o), hypophys(o)

pituitary gland

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thyr(o), thyroid(o)

thyroid

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andr(o)

male or masculine

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calc(i)

calcium

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gigant(o)

large

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gluc(o)

glucose

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glyc(o), glycos(o)

sugar

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insulin(o)

insulin

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iod(o)

iodine

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ket(o), keton(o)

ketone

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lact(o)

milk

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trop(o)

to stimulate

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-crine

secrete

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-dipsia

thirst

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-physis

growth

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-trophic

stimulating

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-tropin

that which stimulates

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antidiuretic

inhibit urine, synthesized in hypothalamus, stored in neurohypophysis

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oxytocin

synthesized in hypothalamus, stored in neurohypophysis

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thyroid gland

regulation of body metabolism, normal growth and development, storage of calcium in bone tissue