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View in Spanish: Adrenocortical

Adrenocortical (uh-DREE-noh-KOR-tih-kol)
Having to do with or made by the outer layer of the adrenal gland, which produces steroid hormones. There is an adrenal gland on top of each kidney.

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.