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hor·mone

 (hôr′mōn′)
n.
1.
a. A substance, usually a peptide or steroid, produced by one tissue and conveyed by the bloodstream to another to effect physiological activity, such as growth or metabolism.
b. A synthetic compound that acts like a hormone in the body.
2. Any of various similar substances found in plants and insects that regulate development.

[From Greek hormōn, present participle of hormān, to urge on, from hormē, impulse; see er- in Indo-European roots.]

hor·mon′al (-mō′nəl), hor·mon′ic (-mŏn′ĭk) adj.
hor·mon′al·ly adv.
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Adj.1.hormonal - of or relating to or caused by hormones; "hormonal changes"
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Translations
hormonální

hormonal

[hɔːˈməʊnəl] ADJhormonal
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hormonal

[hɔːrˈməʊnəl] adjhormonal(e)
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hormonal

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hormonal

[hɔːˈməʊnl] adjormonale
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hor·mo·nal

a. hormonal, rel. a una hormona o que actúa como tal.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

hormonal

adj hormonal
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M2 PRESSWIRE-August 22, 2019-: Global Hormonal Contraceptive Market Outlook to 2026: Analysis on Pill, Intrauterine Device (IUD), Patch, Implant, Vaginal Ring, Injectable Methods
ENPNewswire-August 12, 2019--Karolinska Institutet: Hormonal therapy has a long-term effect in breast cancer
From the first period right through to the last, women's bodies go through a constant cycle of hormonal ebb and flow,causing mood, health and emotions to change almost as frequently as the Scottish weather.
'HORMONAL Housewives' is a witty, topical, rude and extremely funny three hander that started a mammoth And the show will be visiting Leicester's Haymarket Theatre on Saturday, May 11.
ISLAMABAD -- Mass awareness at national level was required to educate people about 'Hormonal Imbalance problems' called polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), as it leads to many complications including obesity, diabetes, infertility, Hair loss and abnormal hair growth on face.
"The anti- hormonal treatment is given to control the growth of tumour cells.
But there are scientific studies that do draw a connection between depression and hormonal contraception.
A Danish study found that combination hormonal contraception (pills, patches, or rings that contain both progestin and estrogen) is linked to preventing ovarian cancer.
Keywords: Infertility, oligomenorrhea, secondary amenorrhea, reproductive hormones, hormonal imbalance.
27, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- There is a reduction in ovarian cancer risk associated with use of contemporary combined hormonal contraceptives, according to a study published online Sept.
KARACHI -- The Supreme Court on Sunday ordered the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) and drug inspectors to check the sale of hormonal injections used to induce dairy cows and buffaloes to produce more milk.
In his remarks to a representative of dairy farmers, CJP Nisar remarked these injections are causing breast cancer and other hormonal problems in women.