cortin

[ kôrtn ]

n.

An adrenal cortex extract that contains a mixture of hormones including cortisone.

Nearby words

  1. corticotrophic,
  2. corticotrophin,
  3. corticotropin,
  4. corticotropin releasing factor,
  5. corticotropin-releasing hormone,
  6. cortina,
  7. cortisol,
  8. cortisone,
  9. cortland,
  10. cortona


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