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 (ĕs′trī-ôl′, -ōl′, -ŏl′, ĕ-strī′-)
An estrogenic hormone, C18H24O3, that is a metabolite of estradiol and is present chiefly during pregnancy. It is produced by the placenta and is found in the urine of pregnant women.

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(ˈɛstrɪˌɒl; ˈiːstrɪ-)
(Biochemistry) the usual US spelling of oestriol
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(ˈɛs triˌɔl, -ˌɒl, -traɪ-)

an estrogenic hormone, C18H21(OH)3, occurring in urine during pregnancy.
[1930–35; es(trin) + tri- + -ol1]
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Noun1.estriol - a naturally occurring estrogenic hormone; a synthetic form is used to treat estrogen deficiency
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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n estriol m
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Cruz and colleagues conducted a double-blind randomized trial to evaluate the efficacy of fractional CO2 laser vaginal treatment compared with local estriol therapy and the combination of laser plus estriol.
The effects of prochloraz on estradiol (D), estriol (E), and estrone (F) production by H295R and BeWo cells in monoculture or coculture (24-h exposure).
Phenylpropanolamine syrup corrects 75 to 90 per cent of sufferers while Estriol tablets (a short-acting oestrogen with minimal side-effects) can also be used on their own or in conjunction with the syrup.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved some of synthesized bio-identical hormones such as bio-identical progesterone and estriol (a weak from of estrogen), while it hasn't approved any custom-compounded bio-identical hormones.
Up until this point in medical practice, only estradiol, estrone and estriol are measured, and not, total estrogen.
Blood sample for serum human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) was analyzed on random access immulite 2000, alpha-fetoprotein (AFP) was analyzed on ADVIA Centaur, unconjugated estriol (uE3) and Inhibin A measured by Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) method by PR 4100 Micro plate Reader.
KEYWORDS: Maternal screening, Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia, Triple test, Screening tests, Estriol.
In studies, it was found that women with low estriol hormones had a tendency to develop fibrocystic breasts.
The control includes AFP, Free Estriol, hCG and Inhibin A, making it ideal for laboratories performing triple or quadruple marker screening.
Gynoflor is an ultra-low dose estrogen (estriol) and lactobacillus combination vaginal tablet used for the treatment of atrophic vaginitis due to estrogen deficiency during menopause, for the restoration of vaginal flora following the use of anti-infectives and for the treatment of certain vaginal infections.
Currently, there are no approved products in Canada containing estriol, or the unique combination of estrogen and lactobacillus.