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Thyroid Gland
...  These cells are known as parafollicular cells, and they secrete calcitonin and thyrocalcitonin. Innervation to the thyroid gland comes from the postganglionic neurons from the superior and middle cervical ganglia. Additional innervation is supplied by the second to the seventh segment of the spinal cord with their preganglionic neurons. The thyroid is the gland that produces the hormones  ...


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