experts there is nothing on pitutary gland???plz

Pituitary gland secretes hormones that control the functions of various other endocrine glands like adrenal gland, thyroid gland, pancreas etc. The functions that are controlled by pituitary are

  • Growth
  • Function of thyroid gland
  • Blood pressure
  • Function of sex organs
  • Body temperature regulation
  • Regulation of water absorption by kidneys
  • Breast milk production
  • Body metabolism

For this reason pituitary gland is known as master gland.

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