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Descriptor in English: Hydrocortisone
Descriptor in Spanish: Hidrocortisona
Descriptor in Portuguese: Hidrocortisona
Descriptor in French: Hydrocortisone
Entry term(s): 11 Epicortisol
11-Epicortisol
Cortifair
Cortisol
Cortril
Epicortisol
Hydrocortisone, (11 alpha)-Isomer
Hydrocortisone, (9 beta,10 alpha,11 alpha)-Isomer
Tree number(s): D04.210.500.745.745.654.600
D06.472.040.585.353.476
D06.472.040.585.478.392
Scope note: The main glucocorticoid secreted by the ADRENAL CORTEX. Its synthetic counterpart is used, either as an injection or topically, in the treatment of inflammation, allergy, collagen diseases, asthma, adrenocortical deficiency, shock, and some neoplastic conditions.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
History Note: /adv eff-pois-tox was HYDROCORTISONE TOXICOLOGY 1963-65
DeCS UI: 22498
Descriptor UI: D006854
Date Established: 1960/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Hydrocortisone - Preferred
Concept UI M0010707
Scope note The main glucocorticoid secreted by the ADRENAL CORTEX. Its synthetic counterpart is used, either as an injection or topically, in the treatment of inflammation, allergy, collagen diseases, asthma, adrenocortical deficiency, shock, and some neoplastic conditions.
Preferred term Hydrocortisone
Entry term(s) Cortisol
Hydrocortisone, (9 beta,10 alpha,11 alpha)-Isomer - Narrower
Concept UI M0330258
Preferred term Hydrocortisone, (9 beta,10 alpha,11 alpha)-Isomer
Hydrocortisone, (11 alpha)-Isomer - Narrower
Concept UI M0330259
Preferred term Hydrocortisone, (11 alpha)-Isomer
Entry term(s) 11 Epicortisol
11-Epicortisol
Epicortisol
Cortifair - Narrower
Concept UI M0010709
Preferred term Cortifair
Cortril - Narrower
Concept UI M0010710
Preferred term Cortril



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