α-allocortolone
The 5α enantiomer of α-cortolone; a metabolite of hydrocortisone found in urine.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • α-cortolone — The 5β enantiomer of α allocortolone; a reduction product of cortisone, present in the urine, differing from cortisone in that two of the keto groups (at positions 3 and 20) are reduced to hydroxyls …   Medical dictionary

  • β-allocortolone — The 20β isomer of α allocortolone and 5α enantiomer of β cortolone; a metabolite of hydrocortisone found in urine …   Medical dictionary

  • β-cortolone — α Cortolone with a 20β OH group; the 5β enantiomer of β allocortolone, found in urine …   Medical dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”