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The adrenal medulla (Latin: medulla glandulae suprarenalis) is part of the adrenal gland. ... Rather than releasing a neurotransmitter, the cells of the adrenal medulla secrete hormones. ... of catecholamines is stimulated by nerve impulses, and receptors for catecholamines are widely distributed throughout the body.

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By regulating the functions of organs in the body, these glands help to maintain .... Human growth hormone (HGH) affects many target cells throughout the body by .... Hormones are distributed by glands through the bloodstream to the entire ...

e.hormone.tulane.edu/learning/types-of-hormones.html

Hormones travel throughout the body, either in the blood stream or in the fluid around cells, looking for target cells. Once hormones find a target cell, they bind ...

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The endocrine system is the body's network of glands that produce more than fifty ..... Some hormones are long-distance travelers, floating throughout the body in ..... glucose levels from surging too high, food intake must be distributed over the  ...

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Learn more about transport of hormones in the Boundless open textbook. Hormones synthesized by the endocrine glands are transported throughout the body ...

medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Hormone

Looking for online definition of Hormone in the Medical Dictionary? ... Its secretions are conducted and distributed throughout the body by the circulation of the ...

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Messenger molecules (hormones) are distributed throughout the body by the circulatory system, but only the cells that have the proper receptor sites can receive ...

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what does the hormone released by the endocrine gland do to target organ? .... hormones distributed throughout the body in the blood are called _____.

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Aug 3, 2015 ... The endocrine system is made up of a collection of glands distributed throughout the body. The endocrine glands produce hormones and ...