corticoid, adrenal

corticoid, adrenal (kôr´tikoid),

n an adrenal corticosteroid hormone (e.g., 11-dehydrocorticosterone [compound A], corticosterone [compound B], 11-deoxycorticosterone [cortexone, DOC], cortisone compound E], cortisol [compound F], 11-desoxycortisol [substance S], aldosterone, androgen, progesterone, estrogen, and many other inactive steroids). See also aldosterone, androgen, corticosterone, cortisone, estrogens, hydrocortisone, and progesterone.