mitotane

An anticancer drug used in treating adrenocortical cancer and ACTH-producing pituitary tumors (Cushing disease).

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  • Mitotane — Systematic (IUPAC) name (RS) 1 chloro 2 [2,2 dichloro 1 (4 chlorophenyl) ethyl] benzene Clinical data AHFS/Drugs.com …   Wikipedia

  • Mitotane — Strukturformel Allgemeines Freiname Mitotane Andere Namen 1,1 Dichlor 2 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • mitotane — noun A particular oral drug used to treat cancer …   Wiktionary

  • mitotane — An antineoplastic agent. * * * mi·to·tane (miґto tān) [USP] a cytotoxic compound related to the insecticides DDT and TDE (DDD) that causes severe damage to the adrenal cortex, causing a rapid decrease in adrenocorticosteroid production; used …   Medical dictionary

  • opÒ‘-DDD — mitotane …   Medical dictionary

  • O´p-DDD — • mitotane …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • O,p'-DDD — Strukturformel Allgemeines Freiname Mitotane Andere Namen 1,1 Dichlor 2 (2 chlorphenyl) 2 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • O,p'-Dichlordiphenyldichlorethan — Strukturformel Allgemeines Freiname Mitotane Andere Namen 1,1 Dichlor 2 (2 chlorphenyl) 2 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Adrenocortical carcinoma — Infobox Disease Name = Adrenocortical carcinoma Caption = Metastasis of an adrenocortical carcinoma to the lung DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD10|C|74|0|c|73 ICD9 = ICD9|194 ICDO = 8370/3 OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = ped eMedicineTopic = 41… …   Wikipedia

  • Trilostane — Systematic (IUPAC) name (4α,5α,17β) 3,17 dihydroxy 4,5 epoxyandrost 2 ene 2 carbonitrile Clinical data AHFS/Drugs.com …   Wikipedia

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