Labelled diagram of Endocrine glands in human being female
Labelled diagram of Endocrine glands in human being female: Animal hormones are part of the endocrine system which forms another way of control and coordination in our bodies. In women, human endocrine glands include the pineal gland, pituitary gland, adrenal gland, and ovaries. If a chemical signal is also to be sent, it will reach all the cells of the body and provide the necessary widespread changes.
This is done in many animals, including humans, by using a hormone called adrenaline, which is secreted by the adrenal glands. pituitary gland secretes growth hormone for proper growth of human body and it also controls the growth and development of body. Changes associated with puberty are caused by the secretion of estrogen in women. Hormones secreted by endocrine glands have specific functions.
The function of the pituitary gland is to stimulate the growth of all organs. Thyroid gland controls metabolism for body growth. The insulin controls blood sugar levels in the body. The ovaries secrete the hormone estrogen for the development of the female sex organs and to regulate the menstrual cycle. Releasing hormones stimulate the pituitary gland to release hormones.
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