suprarenal cortex

suprarenal cortex
cortex of suprarenal gland c. glandulae suprarenalis.

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  • adrenocortical — Pertaining to suprarenal cortex. * * * ad·re·no·cor·ti·cal ə .drē nō kȯrt i kəl adj of, relating to, or derived from the cortex of the adrenal glands <adrenocortical hormone deficiency> * * * adre·no·cor·ti·cal (ə dre″no… …   Medical dictionary

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