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a crystalline, biologically inactive end product of progesterone metabolism, found especially in the urine of pregnant women and during the premenstrual and luteal phases of the menstrual cycle.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
Chief steroid metabolite of progesterone that is biologically inactive and occurs as pregnanediol glucuronate in the urine.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
The chief steroid metabolite of progesterone; it is biologically inactive and occurs as pregnanediol glucuronate in the urine.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012