medroxyprogesterone acetate

January 2005
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1324
Reference Entry
A definition of the medical term medroxyprogesterone acetate is presented. The term refers to a progestational agent used to treat secondary amenorrhea, abnormal uterine bleeding related to hormone imbalance, and advanced endometrial and renal malignancies. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.


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