Q. 75.0( 2 Votes )

An endocrine gland which is both exocrine and endocrine is the _____________.
A. pancreas

B. pituitary

C. thyroid

D. adrenal

Answer :

Pancreas secrete both hormone from endocrine part of pancreas i.e. islets of Langerhans and enzymes from exocrine part of pancreas i.e. acinar cells. All other glands secrete only hormones and thus exhibit only endocrine nature.

Therefore, pancreas is both exocrine and endocrine.

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