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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Adrenocortical" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Adrenocortical
Adrenocortical of, relating to, or derived from the cortex of the adrenal glands. The adrenal cortex is situated along the perimeter of the adrenal gland and it mediates the stress response through the production of mineralocorticoids and glucocorticoids, such as aldosterone and cortisol, respectively. It is also a secondary site of androgen synthesis. - See link

 

Adrenocortical in Spanish is Corteza (glándula suprarrenal)
La corteza suprarrenal está situada rodeando la circunferencia de la glándula suprarrenal. Su función es la de regular varios componentes del metabolismo con la producción de mineralcorticoides y glucocorticoides que incluyen a la aldosterona y al cortisol. La corteza suprarrenal también es un lugar secundario de síntesis de andrógenos. - See link

 

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Definition of Adrenocortical in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
See the definition of Adrenocortical in the Oxford dictionaries - See link.
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