Medical Definition of Zona glomerulosa

1. The narrow subcapsular outer zone of the adrenal cortex. This zone consists of granular cells which stain deeply and are arranged in rounded groups. It converts pregnenolone to aldosterone by a series of enzymatically regulated steps. (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Zona Glomerulosa

zombying out
zomepirac sodium
zona arcuata
zona ciliaris
zona corona
zona dermatica
zona epithelioserosa
zona facialis
zona fasciculata
zona glomerulosa (current term)
zona haemorrhoidalis
zona ignea
zona incerta
zona medullovasculosa
zona ophthalmica
zona orbicularis
zona pectinata
zona pellucida
zona perforata
zona pupillaris
zona radiata
zona reticularis
zona serpiginosa
zona striata

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