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Descriptor English: Gonadal Hormones
Descriptor Spanish: Hormonas Gonadales
Descriptor Portuguese: Hormônios Gonadais
Descriptor French: Hormones gonadiques
Entry term(s): Hormones, Gonadal
Tree number(s): D06.472.334
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D042341
Scope note: Hormones produced by the GONADS, including both steroid and peptide hormones. The major steroid hormones include ESTRADIOL and PROGESTERONE from the OVARY, and TESTOSTERONE from the TESTIS. The major peptide hormones include ACTIVINS and INHIBINS.
Annotation: GEN or unspecified; prefer specifics
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
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
Public MeSH Note: 2004
History Note: 2004
DeCS ID: 38104
Unique ID: D042341
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Date Established: 2004/01/01
Date of Entry: 2003/07/09
Gonadal Hormones - Preferred
Concept UI M0441053
Scope note Hormones produced by the GONADS, including both steroid and peptide hormones. The major steroid hormones include ESTRADIOL and PROGESTERONE from the OVARY, and TESTOSTERONE from the TESTIS. The major peptide hormones include ACTIVINS and INHIBINS.
Preferred term Gonadal Hormones
Entry term(s) Hormones, Gonadal



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