Adrenal gland

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Adrenal gland
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The adrenal glands lie abuin the kidneys.
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Details
PrecursorMesoderm an neural crest
SystemEndocrine seestem
ArterySuperior, middle an inferior suprarenal arteries
VeinSuprarenal veins
NerveCeliac an renal plexus
LymphLumbar lymph nodes
Identifiers
LaitinGlandula suprarenalis
MeSHA06.407.071
Dorlands
/Elsevier
Adrenal gland
TAA11.5.00.001
FMA9604
Anatomical terminology

The adrenal glands (an aa kent as suprarenal glands) are endocrine glands that produce a variety o hormones includin adrenaline an the steroids aldosterone an cortisol.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Adrenal gland". Medline Plus/Merriam-Webster Dictionary. Retrieved 11 February 2015.