calcitroic acidmedical dictionary

Rarely used term for a metabolite of calcitriol, involving the loss of carbons 24, 25, 26, and 27 and the oxidation of carbon 23 to a carboxylic acid; its function is unknown.

(05 Mar 2000)

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