corticosteroid

Definitions

General Science

Food

  • noun any steroid hormone produced by the cortex of the adrenal glands
  • noun a drug that reduces inflammation, used in treating asthma, gastrointestinal disease and in adrenocortical insufficiency

Medical

  • noun a drug which reduces inflammation, used in asthma, gastro-intestinal disease and in adrenocortical insufficiency
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