Endocrine Gland locations
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Pituitary Gland location
sella turcica under hypothalamus at the base of the brain above the sphenoid bone. It is connected to the hypothalamus by the infundibular (hypophyseal) stalk
Thyroid gland location
anterior portion of the neck in front of the trachea
Parathyroid gland location
Small, oval structures arranged in pairs behind each thyroid lobe
Adrenal gland locations
small, paired, highly vascularized glands on the upper portion of each kidney
behind the stomach and anterior to the first and second lumbar vertebrae
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