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dihydrotestosterone

 (DHT) [di-hi″dro-tes-tos´tĕ-rōn]
an androgenic hormone formed in peripheral tissue from testosterone; thought to be the androgen responsible for development of the male primary sex characters during embryogenesis and of male secondary sex characters at puberty, and for adult male sexual function.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

DHT

abbr.
1. dihydrotachysterol
2. dihydrotestosterone
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DHT

Abbreviation for:
dihydrotestosterone
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DHT

Dihydrotestosterone, see there.
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DHT

Abbreviation for dihydrotestosterone.
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