Skip to Content

corticoid

Pronunciation: kor'ti-koyd

Definition:

  1. Having an action similar to that of a hormone of the adrenal cortex.
  2. Any substance exhibiting this action.

Synonym(s): corticosteroid

Synonym(s): glucocorticoid3

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide