oestrone


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es·trone (E1),

(es'trōn),
A metabolite of 17β-estradiol, commonly found in urine, ovaries, and placenta; has considerably less biologic activity than the parent hormone.

oestrone

See estrone.

es·trone

(es'trōn)
A metabolite of 17β-estradiol, commonly found in urine, ovaries, and placenta, with considerably less biologic activity than the parent hormone.
Synonym(s): oestrone.

oestrone

see estrone.
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Ethnic differences in post-menopausal plasma oestrogen levels: high oestrone levels in Japanese-American women despite low weight.
Comparison of coumestrol and oestrone activity ovari-ectomized on some lipid metabolism indices in normal and ovaiectomized female rats.
Components include the natural oestrogens oestradiol, oestrone and oestriol, plus oestrogens from the urine of pregnant mares.