"Endocrine Glands" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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Ductless glands that secrete HORMONES directly into the BLOOD CIRCULATION. These hormones influence the METABOLISM and other functions of cells in the body.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Endocrine Glands".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Endocrine Glands".
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