CES5 | definition of CES5 by Medical dictionary
CES5A (redirected from CES5)
CES5A A gene on chromosome 16q12.2 that encodes a carboxylesterase which plays a role in detoxifying xenobiotics (e.g., cocaine and heroin) and in activating ester and amide prodrugs.
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Recognized dystocia scores were CES1 = no problem, CES2 = slight problem, CES3 = needed assistance, CES4 = considerable force, CES5
= extreme difficulty.