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adrenal glands

 endocrineglands, located just above the kidneys, which play an important role in arousal and stress;the outer layer, the cortex, secretescorticosteroids andthe medulla (the inner core) secretes epinephrine(adrenaline)and norepinephrine(noradrenaline).

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June 21st 2021

pervasive developmentdisorder (PDD)

refers to a group of five disorders characterised by delays inthe development of multiple basic functions includingsocialisation andcommunication. The most commonly known PDD is autism.