estradiol
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary estra- (from estrane parent compound of estradiol, from New Latin estrus + English -ane) + di- + 1-ol Date: 1934 a natural estrogenic hormone that is a phenolic alcohol C18H24O2 secreted chiefly by the ovaries, that is the most potent of the naturally occurring estrogens, and that is administered in its natural or semisynthetic esterified form especially to treat menopausal symptoms

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  • Estradiol — Nombre (IUPAC) sistemático …   Wikipedia Español

  • Estradiol — Molécule d estradiol Général No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

  • estradiol — ESTRADIÓL, estradioli, s.m. Hormon secretat de ovar, utilizat în cancerul de prostată. [pr.: di ol] – Din fr. oestradiol. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  ESTRADIÓL s. (farm.) dihidrofoliculină. Trimis de siveco, 05.08.2004.… …   Dicționar Român

  • estradiol — s. m. [Bioquímica] Hormônio sexual produzido pelos ovários.   ‣ Etimologia: inglês estradiol …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • estradiol — estradiol. См. эстрадиол. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • estradiol — El estrógeno natural humano más potente, presente también en los ovarios de cerdo y en la orina de las yeguas preñadas. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • estradiol — estradìōl m <G estradióla> DEFINICIJA fiziol. glavni ženski spolni hormon iz skupine estrogena nastaje iz testosterona, glavnog muškog spolnog hormona ETIMOLOGIJA konstr., nlat. estrus ← lat. oestrus: obad + ol …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • estradiol — [es΄trə dī′ôl΄, es΄trə dī′ōl΄] n. [ ESTR(ONE) + a + DI 1 + OL1] a female sex hormone, C18H24O2, used in correcting female hormone deficiency and in the treatment of cancers in males and females …   English World dictionary

  • Estradiol — Not to be confused with 17α estradiol. Estradiol Systematic (IUPAC) name …   Wikipedia

  • Estradiol — Strukturformel Allgemeines Freiname Estradiol Andere Namen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • estradiol — β E.; 17β e.; the most potent naturally occurring estrogen in mammals, formed by the ovary, placenta, testis, and possibly the adrenal cortex; therapeutic indications for e. are those typical of an estrogen. α E. (17α e.), exhibits considerably… …   Medical dictionary

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