- adrenal virilism
- virilism due to inappropriate adrenal cortical androgen production.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Adrenal cortex — Layers of cortex. Latin cortex glandulae suprarenalis Gray s … Wikipedia
virilism — Possession of mature masculine somatic characteristics by a girl, woman, or prepubescent male; may be present at birth or may appear later, depending on its cause; may be relatively mild (e.g., hirsutism) or severe and is commonly the result of… … Medical dictionary
Adrenocortical carcinoma — Infobox Disease Name = Adrenocortical carcinoma Caption = Metastasis of an adrenocortical carcinoma to the lung DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD10|C|74|0|c|73 ICD9 = ICD9|194 ICDO = 8370/3 OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = ped eMedicineTopic = 41… … Wikipedia
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dehydroepiandrosterone — Steroid agent related to male hormones that have been advocated as able to prevent physiologic consequences of aging, without studies that show benefit or safety. * * * de·hy·dro·epi·an·dros·ter·one (.)dē .hī drō .ep ē an dräs tə .rōn n an… … Medical dictionary
dehydro-3-epiandrosterone — a steroid secreted chiefly by the adrenal cortex, but also by the testis; it is the principal precursor of urinary 17 ketosteroids. Weakly androgenic itself, it is metabolized to delta 5 androstenediol, a hormone with both androgenic and … Medical dictionary
Moustache — This article is about the type of facial hair. For other uses, see Moustache (disambiguation). Panayot Hitov s moustache Bulgarian hajduk and revolutionary … Wikipedia
CAV — cardiac allograft vasculopathy; Chara australis virus; chicken anemia virus; congenital absence of vagina; congenital adrenal virilism; constant angular velocity; croupassociated virus * * * cav abbr cavity … Medical dictionary
CAV — • cardiac allograft vasculopathy; • Chara australis virus; • chicken anemia virus; • congenital absence of vagina; • congenital adrenal virilism; • constant angular velocity; • croupassociated virus … Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations
endocrine system, human — ▪ anatomy Introduction group of ductless glands (gland) that regulate body processes by secreting chemical substances called hormones (hormone). Hormones act on nearby tissues or are carried in the bloodstream to act on specific target organs… … Universalium