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Introduction: Testolactone

Description of Testolactone

Testolactone: A synthetic androgen with antineoplastic activity. Testolactone inhibits steroid aromatase, thereby preventing the formation of estrogen from adrenal androstenedione and reducing endogenous estrogen levels. (NCI04)
Source: Diseases Database

Testolactone: An antineoplastic agent that is a derivative of progesterone and used to treat advanced breast cancer.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Hierarchical classifications of Testolactone

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