oestrone

oestrone
noun
a naturally occurring weak estrogenic hormone secreted by the mammalian ovary; synthesized (trade name Estronol) and used to treat estrogen deficiency
Syn: ↑estrone, ↑theelin, ↑Estronol
Usage Domain: ↑trade name (for: ↑Estronol)
Hypernyms: ↑estrogen, ↑oestrogen, ↑ketosteroid

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  • oestrone — n. f. BIOL Syn. de folliculine. ⇒OESTRONE, subst. BIOCHIM. OEstrogène ovarien dont le rôle physiologique est de déclencher l oestrus et de faire apparaître les caractères sexuels féminins. Synon. folliculine. L hormone principale, la folliculine …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • oestrone — SYN: estrone. * * * n. one of the female sex hormones produced by the ovary. See oestrogen …   Medical dictionary

  • oestrone — n. estrogenic hormone; medication used to treat hormonal imbalances …   English contemporary dictionary

  • oestrone — [ i:strəʊn, ɛstrəʊn] (US estrone) noun Biochemistry an oestrogen similar to but less potent than oestradiol. Origin 1930s: from oestrane (parent molecule of most oestrogens) + one …   English new terms dictionary

  • oestrone — n. one of the female sex hormones produced by the ovary. See: oestrogen …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • oestrone — /ˈistroʊn/ (say eestrohn), /ˈɛs / (say es ) noun an oestrogenic steroid hormone, C18H22O2, manufactured by the ovarian follicles and found in pregnancy urine and placental tissue. Also, estrone. {oestr(us) + one} …  

  • Эстрон (Oestrone) — женский половой гормон, вырабатываемый в яичнике. См. Эстроген. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • ЭСТРОН — (oestrone) женский половой гормон, вырабатываемый в яичнике. См. Эстроген …   Толковый словарь по медицине

  • estronă — ESTRÓNĂ, estrone, s.f. Hormon derivat din estriol, care se extrage din urina animalelor femele gravide. – Din fr. oestrone. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  ESTRÓNĂ s. v. foliculină. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa:… …   Dicționar Român

  • Estrogen — Estriol. Note two hydroxyl ( OH) groups attached to the D ring (rightmost ring) …   Wikipedia

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