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Question 1:What is the difference between the endocrine glandand the exocrine gland? Endocrine gland is a gland whose secretions (called hormones) are collected by the blood and reach the tissues through the circulation. The hypophysis (pituitary) and the adrenals are examples of endocrine glands. Exocrine gland is a gland whose secretions are released externally through ducts (into the skin, intestinal lumen, mouth, etc.). The sebaceous glands and the salivary glands are examples of exocrine glands.
The autocrines are chemicals that exert their effects onthe same cells that secrete them, while paracrines actlocally but affect cell types other than those releasing theparacrine chemicals.
the pineal gland (or pineal body)the hypophysis (or pituitary)the thyroidthe parathyroidsthe endocrine part of the pancreasthe adrenalsthe gonads (testicles or ovaries).
Question 4 :Adrenal hormones that help regulatethe balance of minerals and water in the blood are:glucocorticoids mineralocorticoidsproduced by the produced by theadrenal cortex. adrenal cortex.
Did you pick?glucocorticoids produced by the adrenal cortex.