dihydrotestosterone

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noun di·hy·dro·tes·tos·ter·one \(ˌ)dī-ˌhī-drō-te-ˈstäs-tə-ˌrōn\

Definition of dihydrotestosterone

  1. :  a biologically active metabolite C19H30O2 of testosterone having similar androgenic activity

1965

First Known Use of dihydrotestosterone

1965


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dihydrotestosterone

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noun di·hy·dro·tes·tos·ter·one \-te-ˈstäs-tə-ˌrōn\

Medical Definition of dihydrotestosterone

  1. :  a biologically active metabolite C19H30O2 of testosterone having similar androgenic activity and produced in various tissues (as of the skin and prostate)—abbreviation DHT


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