Ch 17

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  1. define endocrine system:
    -endocrine glands are ductless and release their secretions into the bloodstream.
  2. define exocrine system:
    -exocrine glands secrete their products via ducts into skin and mucosa of the digestive.
  3. A ___ is a cell that defies any attempt to be classified as a neuron or endocrine cell.
    neuroendocrine cell
  4. How does the endocrine system communicate
    hormones
  5. how does ther nervous system communicate
    electrical impulses and neurotransmitters
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Ch 17 A&P
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