dihydrotestosterone

[ dī-hī′drō-tĕs-tŏstə-rōn′ ]

n.

A derivative of testosterone having androgenic activity and anabolic and tumor-suppressing capabilities useful in the treatment of certain breast cancers.stanolone

Nearby words

  1. dihydrofolic acid,
  2. dihydromorphinone,
  3. dihydropteroic acid,
  4. dihydrostreptomycin,
  5. dihydrotachysterol,
  6. dihydroxy,
  7. dihydroxyacetone,
  8. dihydroxyphenylalanine,
  9. diiodide,
  10. diiodomethane


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