Adrenal Glands

A pair of endocrine glands which produce small quantities of vital hormones.

The adrenal glands sit on top of the kidneys and are controlled by the pituitary gland. They produce aldosterone which regulates salt and potassium balance, cortisol which is a stress hormone, and weak sex steroids.

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