|Symbol: W; atomic weight: 183.85; atomic number: 74|
|Symbol: Sm; atomic weight: 150.35; atomic number: 62|
hydrocortisone hy·dro·cor·ti·sone (hī'drə-kôr'tĭ-sōn', -zōn')
an organic compound belonging to the steroid family, the principal hormone secreted by the adrenal glands. It is a potent anti-inflammatory agent and is also used for the palliative treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.
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