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Estrone (Folliculin) Summary

Description: An aromatized C18 steroid with a 3-hydroxyl group and a 17-ketone, a major mammalian estrogen. It is converted from ANDROSTENEDIONE directly, or from TESTOSTERONE via ESTRADIOL. In humans, it is produced primarily by the cyclic ovaries, PLACENTA, and the ADIPOSE TISSUE of men and postmenopausal women.

Also Known As: Folliculin; Estrone, (+-)-Isomer; Estrone, (8 alpha)-Isomer; Estrone, (9 beta)-Isomer; Estrovarin; Hauck Brand of Estrone; Hyrex Brand of Estrone; Kestrone; Unigen; Vortech Brand of Estrone; Wehgen; Estra-1,3,5(10)-trien-17-one, 3-hydroxy-

Networked: 984 relevant articles (11 outcomes, 110 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which Estrone is Relevant

  1. Breast Neoplasms (Breast Cancer) : 3 outcomes 30 studies in 229 results
  2. Liver Cirrhosis (Hepatic Cirrhosis) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 3 results
  3. Prostatic Hyperplasia (Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia) : 1 outcome in 8 results
  4. Postmenopausal Osteoporosis : 1 outcome in 4 results
  5. Threatened Abortion : 1 outcome in 3 results
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Drugs Related to Estrone

  1. Estradiol (Estrace)
  2. Estrogens (Estrogen)
  3. Testosterone (Sustanon)
  4. estrone sulfate (Evex)
  5. Estriol (Epiestriol)
  6. Androgens
  7. Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin
  8. Dehydroepiandrosterone Sulfate
  9. Hormones
  10. Prolactin
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Therapies Related to Estrone

  1. Hormone Replacement Therapy (Therapy, Hormone Replacement)
  2. Adrenalectomy
  3. Hypophysectomy
  4. Injections
  5. Estrogen Replacement Therapy
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