cortical hormones

cor·ti·cal hor·mones

steroid hormones produced by the adrenal cortex.

cor·ti·cal hor·mones

(kōr'ti-kăl hōr'mōnz)
Steroid hormones produced by the cortex of the suprarenal gland, chiefly cortisol, a glucocorticoid; aldosterone, a mineralocorticoid; and dehydroepiandrosterone, an androgen.

cor·ti·cal hor·mones

(kōr'ti-kăl hōr'mōnz)
Steroid hormones produced by the cortex of the suprarenal gland.
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Some products contain adrenal cortex only, and some have both cortical hormones and medullary catecholamines, which are more stimulating.
Cancer cells secrete excess levels of several adrenal cortical hormones, causing cortisol and adrenal androgen levels to remain elevated.
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