Thyroid gland

Thyroid gland

An important endocrine gland producing hormones that affect metabolism and the calcium balance of the body.

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Susiję elementai

Endocrine system

Glands of the endocrine system secrete hormones into the blood.

Glands connected to the duodenum

The pancreas and the liver empty digestive juices into the duodenum.

Hypothalamic-pituitary axis

The Hypothalamic-pituitary axis is the regulating centre of our endocrine system.

The adrenal glands

The adrenal glands are responsible for maintaining homeostasis and producing a rapid response in stressful situations.

Voice production

When producing sound, the vocal cords are vibrated by the air flowing out of the lung.

Female reproductive system (intermediate)

The reproductive system is a series of organs working together for the purpose of reproduction.

Male reproductive system

The reproductive system consists of organs which work together for the purpose of reproduction.

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