1. Nervous system uses electrial impulsed and neurotransmitters to send messages and endocrine system uses hormones released into the blood stream.
2. Nervous control targets specific cells or organs, where as endocrine contril can affect multiple celss through out the body
3. Nervous system follows a specific pathways along nerves where as endocrine relies on the circulatory system to transport hormones through out the body
4. Nervous control reacts with an immediant response, where as endocrine takes time to produce an effect
Exocrine glands secrete specific substances and digestive enzymes through ducts, whereas endocrine glands release hormones directly into the blood stream