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a system of glands that chemically controls the functions of cells,tissues, and organs through secretion of hormones.
they are the ductless glands that secretes hormones directly into the blood stream without passing them through a tube or duct
located at the bottom or the base of the brain,the master gland, secretes hormones that control all other glands and hormones
that regulates growth
endocrine gland located below the voice box; it secretes hormones that controls the rate at which the body burns energy and uses food (nutrients)
It is both a duct and ductless gland; it secretes a hormone called insulin that regulates how the body uses and stores sugars(glucose); when the pancreas does not produce enough insulin a person may have a disease called diabetes.
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