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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