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Posterior pituitary

-Oxytocin
-Antidiuretic hormone (ADH)

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Anterior pituitary

-Growth Hormone (GH, somatropic)
-Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH)
-Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH)
-Follicle Stimulating Hormone (fSH)
-Luteinizing Hormone (LH)
-Prolactin (PRL)

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Thyroid ("body's major metabolic hormone" producer)

-Thyroid hormones (T3 and T4)
-Calcitonin

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Parathyroid Glands ("calcium controlling")

-Parathyroid Hormone (PTH)

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Adrenal Glands

-Mineralocorticoids
-Glucocorticoids (cortisol)
-Gonadocorticoids

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Adrenal Medullary

-Catecholamines (epinephrine and norepinephrine)

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Pineal Gland

-Melatonin

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Pancreas

-Glucagon
-Insulin

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Gonads

-Estrogen
-Progesterone
-Testosterone

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Thymus

-Thymopoietins
-Thymosins