pregnanetriol

pregnanetriol

 [preg″nān-tri´ol]
a metabolite of 17-hydroxyprogesterone; its excretion in the urine is greatly increased in disorders of the adrenal cortex such as adrenal hyperplasia.

preg·nane·tri·ol

(preg-nān-trī'ol),
A urinary metabolite of 17-hydroxyprogesterone and a precursor in the biosynthesis of cortisol; its excretion is enhanced in certain diseases of the adrenal cortex and following administration of corticotropin.

pregnanetriol

/preg·nane·tri·ol/ (-tri´ol) a metabolite of 17-hydroxyprogesterone; its excretion in the urine is greatly increased in certain disorders of the adrenal cortex.

preg·nane·tri·ol

(preg'nān-trī'ol)
A urinary metabolite of 17-hydroxyprogesterone and a precursor in the biosynthesis of cortisol; its excretion is enhanced in certain diseases of the cortex of the suprarenal gland and following administration of corticotropin.

pregnanetriol

a metabolite of 17-hydroxyprogesterone; its excretion in the urine is greatly increased in certain disorders of the adrenal cortex.
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