MINERALOCORTICOID

is a corticosteroid hormone which works on the ion concentrations in body tissues regulating the excretion of salt.

MINERALOCORTICOID: "The hormone mineralocorticoid helps to regulate the bodies level of water and salt."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MINERALOCORTICOID," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/mineralocorticoid/ (accessed March 30, 2020).
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