Hexestrol


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Hexestrol

 

a synthetic analogue of female sex hormones in the form of a hormonal preparation used in the treatment of gynecologic and prostatic diseases.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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