ADRENAL CORTEX

the exterior membrane of the adrenal gland which discharges many of chemicals into the body, such as androgens, mineralocorticoids, and glucocorticoids.

ADRENAL CORTEX: "It is suspected that the adrenal cortex may play a role in specific mood disorders."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ADRENAL CORTEX," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/adrenal-cortex/ (accessed October 15, 2019).
SHARE