Medical Dictionary

pregnane preg·nane (prěg'nān')
A crystalline steroid hydrocarbon that is the parent compound of corticosteroids and progesterones.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Previous Definition: pregnancy test
Next Definition: pregnanediol
Words Near: pregnane
More from
Synonyms and Antonyms for pregnane
More from
Search for articles containing pregnane
More from Translator Word FAQs presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature