Tag: Gonads Hormones

Gonads (Ovaries in Females and Testes in Male)

Gonads: Gonads (ovaries in females and testes in males) are both exocrine as well as endocrine in function. Besides producing gametes (ova and sperms), the gonads also secrete sex hormones from sexual maturity to control reproductive activities and maintains reproductive organs. Ovaries: Ovaries are located in the pelvic cavity in close proximity to the oviducts and …