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Chemical 17-Hydroxycorticosteroids

Name 17-Hydroxycorticosteroids
Equivalent Term 17 Hydroxycorticosteroids
Definition A group of hydroxycorticosteroids bearing a hydroxy group at the 17-position. Urinary excretion of these compounds is used as an index of adrenal function. They are used systemically in the free alcohol form, but with esterification of the hydroxy groups, topical effectiveness is increased.
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MeSH® ID D015065
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ChemicalsHormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hormones Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Adrenal Cortex Hormones Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hydroxycorticosteroids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references 17-Hydroxycorticosteroids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references

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17-Hydroxycorticosteroids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
View node Cortisone Has associated genes Has associated diseases
View node Cortodoxone Has associated genes Has associated diseases
View node Hydrocortisone Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
  Porter Silber chromogens
View node Tetrahydrocortisol Has associated diseases
View node Tetrahydrocortisone