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glossary:androsterone [2012/10/16 14:40] (current)
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|+||(1) <endocrinology> A male sex [[hormone]], derived from progesterone, which is seven times weaker than [[testosterone]]. It is found in the [[plasma]] and urine of both men and women. Formula: C19H30O2.|
|+||(2) A steroid hormone excreted in urine that reinforces masculine characteristics |