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Ethinyl Estradiol

"Ethinyl Estradiol" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A semisynthetic alkylated ESTRADIOL with a 17-alpha-ethinyl substitution. It has high estrogenic potency when administered orally, and is often used as the estrogenic component in ORAL CONTRACEPTIVES.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Ethinyl Estradiol" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Ethinyl Estradiol" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 51 publications over 23 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 2007
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.