Endocrine-system Sentence Examples
Pituitary, thyroid, adrenals, ovaries, and testes are all part of the endocrine system.
Effect on the hormone system The endocrine system produces chemical messengers or hormones which have an effect on almost every organ in the body.
For menstrual and menopause symptoms motherwort is good for the nervous and endocrine system and may help with hormonal problems says Trudy Norris.
And when female roommates synchronize their menstrual cycles, it is because the unconscious perception of odor sets off the endocrine system.
Some phthalates are known to be reproductive and developmental toxicants, or are known to disrupt the endocrine system.Advertisement
The endocrine system is made up of the thyroid gland, parathyroid gland, pituitary gland, the adrenal glands and part of the pancreas.
It is thought that the chemicals mimic estrogen in the body, which could promote growth of cancer tumors or disrupt the endocrine system in the body.
Not only are adults exposed to these pesticides through their food, but the endocrine system is particularly sensitive to toxins.
The article, Pathophysiology of Prolonged Penile Erection Associated with Trazodone Use explores the issue that arises out of a disruption in the endocrine system.
This condition, called hirsutism, is not itself life-threatening (though the emotional effects can be traumatic), but it can indicate more serious conditions such as tumors, cancer, or endocrine system abnormalities.Advertisement
Endometriosis may also be a disorder of the endocrine system caused by hormone imbalances or the immune system.