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What is a parathyroid gland?

The parathyroid glands are small endocrine glands in the neck that produce parathyroid hormone. Humans have four parathyroid glands, which are usually located behind the thyro (MORE)

Where is the adrenal gland?

The adrenal glands are located right above the kidneys they look like a small mucus covered bag of marbles. The outer rim of the adrenal gland is called the capsule behind the (MORE)

What is gland?

  The tissue site where hormones are secreted in the body of living organisms is called a gland,e.g.Thyroid Gland.etc etc.
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What do sweat glands do?

Sweat glands, also known as sudoriferous glands, produceperspiration that helps cool your body (that's why you sweat whenit's hot).. Sweat is an excretory product that helps t (MORE)