Definition of Pregnanediol

1. Noun. A compound found in women's urine during certain phases of the menstrual cycle and in the urine of pregnant women.

Generic synonyms: Chemical Compound, Compound



Definition of Pregnanediol

1. Noun. (biochemistry) A steroid formed by the metabolism of progesterone; it is excreted in the urine of pregnant women. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pregnanediol

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pregnabilities
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pregnance
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pregnancy school
pregnancy schools
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pregnane
pregnanediol (current term)
pregnanes
pregnanolone
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pregnenolone
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Literary usage of Pregnanediol

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1. Code of Federal Regulations, Title 21, Food and Drugs, Pt. 800-1299, Revised by Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Staff (2005)
"A pregnanediol test system is a device intended to measure pregnanediol (a major urinary metabolic product of progesterone) in urine. ..."

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