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Sex hormone

Synonym(s)

  • gonadal steroids

Definition(s)

Hormones having estrogenic (female sex hormones) or androgenic (male sex hormones) activity. (Dorland, 28th ed)

Definition from: MeSH via Unified Medical Language SystemThis link leads to a site outside Genetics Home Reference. at the National Library of Medicine

See also Understanding Medical Terminology.

 
Published: September 15, 2014