The Parathyroid Gland Hormones
The Location and Function of the Parathyroid Gland
- The four parathyroid glands are each about the size of a grain of rice.
- The parathyroid glands are located behind the thyroid.
- The parathyroid glands sole purpose is to secrete parathyroid hormone
- The function of the parathyroid is to assist the nervous and muscular systems.
- Parathyroid Gland Hormone is also called Parathormone or Parathyrin