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  1. etiocholanolone(Noun)

    A ketosteroid that is a metabolite of testosterone; it has some medical uses


  1. Etiocholanolone

    Etiocholanolone is a metabolite of testosterone. Classified a ketosteroid, it causes fever, immunostimulation and leukocytosis; is used to evaluate adrenal cortex function, bone marrow performance and in neoplastic disease for immunostimulation.

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  1. Etiocholanolone

    The 5-beta-reduced isomer of ANDROSTERONE. Etiocholanolone is a major metabolite of TESTOSTERONE and ANDROSTENEDIONE in many mammalian species including humans. It is excreted in the URINE.


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