TITLE

The endocrine system

PUB. DATE
February 1987
SOURCE
Current Health 2;Feb1987, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
How the endocrine glands guide the body processes with chemicals that control muscles and gland activities. The roles of the hypothalamus, pituitary, pineal, thyroid, thymus, parathyroid, adrenal glands, pancreas and ovaries.
ACCESSION #
8700004362

 

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