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desoxycorticosterone, deoxycorticosterone, 11-deoxycorticosterone

(dez-ok″sē-kort″ĭ-kos′tĕ-rōn″ )


An active steroid hormone produced by the adrenal cortex. It plays an important role in the regulation of water and salt metabolism.

desoxycorticosterone acetate

An acetate ester of desoxycorticosterone and the form in which the hormone is usually administered in its therapeutic use. It may be injected intramuscularly or used buccally.

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Desoxycorticosterone, Deoxycorticosterone, 11-deoxycorticosterone." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/733066/all/desoxycorticosterone_acetate.
Desoxycorticosterone, deoxycorticosterone, 11-deoxycorticosterone. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/733066/all/desoxycorticosterone_acetate. Accessed May 25, 2019.
Desoxycorticosterone, deoxycorticosterone, 11-deoxycorticosterone. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/733066/all/desoxycorticosterone_acetate
Desoxycorticosterone, Deoxycorticosterone, 11-deoxycorticosterone [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 May 25]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/733066/all/desoxycorticosterone_acetate.
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