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.

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.
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Plasma progesterone, oestrone and oestrone sulphate leveles during the first half of gestation in swamp buffaloes.
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The role of oestradiol and oestrone in chicken manure silage in hyperoestrogenism in cattle.