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Zona Fasciculata MeSH Descriptor Data 2024


MeSH Heading
Zona Fasciculata
Tree Number(s)
A06.300.071.140.950
Unique ID
D015383
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D015383
Scope Note
The wide middle zone of the adrenal cortex. This zone produces a series of enzymes that convert PREGNENOLONE to cortisol (HYDROCORTISONE) via 17-ALPHA-HYDROXYPROGESTERONE.
Entry Term(s)
Adrenal Fasciculata
Previous Indexing
Adrenal Cortex (1975-1988)
Adrenal Glands (1966-1988)
Public MeSH Note
89
History Note
89
Date Established
1989/01/01
Date of Entry
1988/06/06
Revision Date
2018/06/30
Zona Fasciculata Preferred
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