[ meth-uhl-te-stos-tuh-rohn ]
/ ˌmɛθ əl tɛˈstɒs təˌroʊn /
a synthetic androgenic steroid drug, C20H30O2, used for its anabolic properties in males in the treatment of hypogonadism and other androgen-deficiency disease states, and in females in the treatment of breast cancer.
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Medical definitions for methyltestosterone
[ mĕth′əl-tĕs-tŏs′tə-rōn′ ]
A synthetic methyl derivative of testosterone used in the treatment of male sex hormone deficiency.
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