cortexone

cortexone

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cor·tex·one 'kȯr-.tek-.sōn n DESOXYCORTICOSTERONE

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cor·tex·one (kor-tekґsōn) 11-deoxycorticosterone.

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  • cortexone — cor·tex·one …   English syllables

  • cortexone — ˈkȯ(r)ˌtekˌsōn noun ( s) Etymology: cortex + one : deoxycorticosterone …   Useful english dictionary

  • Deoxycorticosterone — Chembox new ImageFile = Deoxycorticosterone.svg ImageSize = IUPACName = OtherNames = Section1 = Chembox Identifiers CASNo = 64 85 7 PubChem = 6166 SMILES = MeSHName = Desoxycorticosterone Section2 = Chembox Properties C=21|H=30|O=3 Appearance =… …   Wikipedia

  • 11-Deoxycorticosterone — Systematic (IUPAC) name (1S,2R,10S,11S,14S,15S) 14 (2 hydroxyacetyl) 2,15 dimethyltetracyclo[8.7.0.02,7.011,15]heptadec 6 en 5 one …   Wikipedia

  • deoxycorticosterone — An adrenocortical steroid, principally a biosynthetic precursor of corticosterone, that occasionally appears in adrenocortical secretions; a potent mineralocorticoid with no appreciable glucocorticoid activity. SYN: 21 hydr …   Medical dictionary

  • substance — Stuff; material. SYN: substantia [TA], matter. [L. substantia, essence, material, fr. sub sto, to stand under, be present] alpha s. SYN: reticular s. (1). anterior perforated s. [TA] a region at the base …   Medical dictionary

  • 11-deoxycorticosterone — (DOC) 11 de·oxy·cor·ti·cos·ter·one (DOC) (de ok″se kor″tĭ kosґtər ōn) 21 hydroxypregn 4 ene 3,20 dione, a mineralocorticoid produced in small quantities by the human adrenal cortex, having about 3 per cent of the sodium …   Medical dictionary

  • deoxycorticosterone — (ˌ)dē|äksē+ noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary deoxy + corticosterone; originally formed as German desoxykortikosteron : a colorless crystalline steroid hormone C21H30O3 occurring in the adrenal cortex that can be prepared… …   Useful english dictionary

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