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Growth Hormone (GH)

Anterior pituitary gland

Prolactin (PRL)

Anterior pituitary gland

Thyroid stimulation hormone

Anterior pituitary gland

Adrenocorticotropic hormone

Anterior pituitary gland

Follicle stimulating hormone

Anterior pituitary gland

Luteinizing hormone

Anterior pituitary gland

Oxytocin

Posterior pituitary gland

Antidiuretic hormone

Posterior pituitary gland

Melatonin

Pineal gland

Thyroxine

Thyroid gland

Triiodothyronine

Thyroid gland

Calcitonin

Thyroid gland

Parathyroid hormone

Parathyroid gland

Aldosterone (mineralocorticoid)

Adrenal cortex of adrenal gland (Zona glomerulosa)

Cortisol (glucocorticoid)

Adrenal cortex of adrenal gland (Zona fasciculata)

Adrenal androgens

Adrenal cortex of adrenal gland (Zona reticularis)

Norepinephrine / epinephrine

Adrenal medulla of adrenal gland

Glucagon

Alpha cells of pancreatic islet

Insulin

Beta cells of pancreatic islet

Thymosin

Thymus

Red blood cells

Transports oxygen and carbon dioxide

White blood cell

Destroys pathogenic micro - organisms and parasites, removes worn cells, provides immunity

Neutrophil

Phagocytizes small particles

Eosinophil

Destroys parasites, helps control inflammation and allergic reactions

Basophil

Releases heparin and histamine

Lymphocytes

Provides immunity

Monocyte

Phagocytizes large particles

Platelet

Helps control blood loss from injured blood vessels