Steroid acne



steroid acne n.
Acne similar to acne vulgaris but resulting from administration of steroids.

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    noun 1. any of a large group of fat-soluble organic compounds, as the sterols, bile acids, and sex hormones, most of which have specific physiological action. 2. anabolic steroid. adjective 3. Also, steroidal [sti-roid-l, ste-] /stɪˈrɔɪd l, stɛ-/ (Show IPA). pertaining to or characteristic of a steroid. Idioms 4. on steroids, Slang. much larger, stronger, […]

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  • Steroidogenesis

    [sti-roi-duh-jen-uh-sis, ste-] /stɪˌrɔɪ dəˈdʒɛn ə sɪs, stɛ-/ noun 1. the formation of steroids, as by the adrenal cortex, testes, and ovaries. steroidogenesis ste·roid·o·gen·e·sis (stĭ-roi’də-jěn’ĭ-sĭs, stēr’oi-, stěr’-) n. The biological synthesis of steroids. ste·roid’o·gen’ic (-jěn’ĭk) adj.

  • Steroids

    noun 1. any of a large group of fat-soluble organic compounds, as the sterols, bile acids, and sex hormones, most of which have specific physiological action. 2. anabolic steroid. adjective 3. Also, steroidal [sti-roid-l, ste-] /stɪˈrɔɪd l, stɛ-/ (Show IPA). pertaining to or characteristic of a steroid. Idioms 4. on steroids, Slang. much larger, stronger, […]



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