Methyltestosterone(redirected from 17alpha-methyltestosterone)
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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a synthetic medicinal agent used in a hormonal preparation. It is used in tablets to treat certain disorders of endocrine glands; it is also used as an adjuvant in the treatment of certain malignant tumors.
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