stilboestrol


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Noun1.stilboestrol - a potent estrogen used in medicine and in feed for livestock and poultry
estrogen, oestrogen - a general term for female steroid sex hormones that are secreted by the ovary and responsible for typical female sexual characteristics
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A Dermato-Endocrinological Syndrome and Problems connected with the production and use of stilboestrol.
Britton (1972) and Purvis (1972) described successful induction of over 1500 foaling with an intramuscular injection of oxytocin, with or without priming with stilboestrol dipropionate.
Vaginal clear cell adenocarcinoma with associated Mullerian duct anomalies, renal agenesis and situs inversus: report of a case with no known in-utero exposure with diethyl stilboestrol.