Glándulas suprarrenales

Glándulas de forma triangular, situadas sobre los riñones, que producen hormonas tales como estrógeno, progesterona, esteroides, cortisol y cortisona, además de sustancias químicas como adrenalina (epinefrina), norepinefrina y dopamina.Glándulas suprarrenales


Last reviewed 12/11/2011 by Nancy J. Rennert, MD, Chief of Endocrinology & Diabetes, Norwalk Hospital, Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.


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