Which of the following is not an endocrine gland?

A. Pancreas
B. Liver
C. Ovary
D. Thyroid

Endocrine glands are ductless glands of the endocrine system that secrete their products, hormones, directly into the blood. The major glands include the pineal gland, pituitary gland, pancreas, ovaries, testes, thyroid gland, parathyroid gland, hypothalamus, and adrenal glands.

The pancreas is both an endocrine and exocrine. Insulin and glucagon are the hormones in the pancreas.

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Ovary secrets estrogen and progesterone hormone, and it is an endocrine gland.

Thyroid – It is located in the neck and is known as an endocrine gland.

Hence Option B. Liver is the correct answer.

List of All Endocrine Glands

  • Hypothalamus
  • Pineal body
  • Pituitary
  • Thyroid and parathyroid. 
  • Adrenal gland
  • Pancreas
  • Ovary. 
  • Testis

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