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dehydroepiandrosterone (diːˌhaɪdrəʊˌɛpɪænˈdrɒstəˌrəʊn Pronunciation for dehydroepiandrosterone



  1. the most abundant steroid in the human body, that is involved in the manufacture of testosterone, oestrogen, progesterone, and corticosterone

Example Sentences Including 'dehydroepiandrosterone'

DHEA DHEA, or dehydroepiandrosterone , is a steroid hormone like the oestrogens and progesterone are.
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