estrone definition

  • noun:
    • An estrogenic hormones, C18H22O2, used primarily in treatment of estrogen deficiency. Also called theelin.
    • An estrogenic hormones excreted by the ovaries; occasionally manufactured synthetically for use in cases of estrogen deficiency.
    • a naturally occurring poor estrogenic hormones released by the mammalian ovary; synthesized (trade name Estronol) and used to treat estrogen deficiency

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