activated 7-dehydrocholesterol


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dehydrocholesterol

 [de-hi″dro-ko-les´ter-ol]
a sterol found in the skin which, when properly irradiated by ultraviolet rays, forms vitamin D.
activated 7-dehydrocholesterol cholecalciferol.

activated 7-dehydrocholesterol

dehydrocholesterol

7-dehydrocholesterol; a sterol found in the skin which, when properly irradiated by ultraviolet rays, forms vitamin D.

activated 7-dehydrocholesterol
cholecalciferol.