Endocrine Organs (primary and secondary)

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anterior pituitary

Primary
-growth hormone
-adrenocorticotropin hormone
-thyroid stimulating hormone
-prolactin
-follicle stimulating hormone
-luteinizing hormone

posterior pituitary

Primary
-antidiuretic hormone/vasopressin
oxytocin

pineal gland

Primary
-melatonin

thymus

Primary
-thymosin

adrenal cortex

Primary
-mineralocorticoids
-glucocorticoids (cortisol, corticosterone)
-androgens (dehydroepiondrosterone, androstendione)

adrenal medulla

Primary
-epinephrine

pancreas

Primary
-insulin
-glucagon

testes

Primary
-androgens (testosterone, androstendione)

ovaries

Primary
-estrogens (estradiol)
-progestins (progesterone)

placenta

Primary
-chronic gonadotropin
-estrogens
-progesterone

heart

Secondary
-atrial natriuretic peptide

kidneys

Secondary
-renin
-erythropoietin

liver

Secondary
-insulin-like growth factors

Parathyroid gland

Primary
-parathyroid hormone

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