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ductless glands which secrete hormones directly into the extracellular fluid

What is an endocrine gland?

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What are merocrine glands?

Glands which secrete their products by exocytosis as they are produced

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What is a simple gland?

a gland which has an unbranched duct

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Compound Tubular

(Duodenal glands of the small intenstine)

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What is a hormone?

a messenger chemical

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Simple Tubular

(Intestinal Glands)