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Chemical Endocrine Disruptors

Name Endocrine Disruptors
Equivalent Terms Chemicals, Endocrine Disrupting | Disruptor Effect, Endocrine | Disruptor Effects, Endocrine | Disruptors, Endocrine | Effect, Endocrine Disruptor | Effects, Endocrine Disruptor | Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals | Endocrine Disruptor Effect | Endocrine Disruptor Effects
Definition Exogenous agents, synthetic and naturally occurring, which are capable of disrupting the functions of the ENDOCRINE SYSTEM including the maintenance of HOMEOSTASIS and the regulation of developmental processes. Endocrine disruptors are compounds that can mimic HORMONES, or enhance or block the binding of hormones to their receptors, or otherwise lead to activating or inhibiting the endocrine signaling pathways and hormone metabolism.
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MeSH® ID D052244
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1. ChemicalsChemical Actions and Uses Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Pharmacologic Actions Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Physiological Effects of Drugs Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Endocrine Disruptors Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
2. ChemicalsChemical Actions and Uses Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Toxic Actions Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Endocrine Disruptors Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references

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