Deoxycorticosterone

What is Deoxycorticosterone?

Deoxycorticosterone definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun
Biochemistry. a steroid hormone, C21H30O3, secreted by the adrenal cortex, related to corticosterone and involved in regulating the water and electrolyte balance.
Pharmacology. a preparation of deoxycorticosterone used to treat symptoms of adrenal insufficiency.

 

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