"Cortisone" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A naturally occurring glucocorticoid. It has been used in replacement therapy for adrenal insufficiency and as an anti-inflammatory agent. Cortisone itself is inactive. It is converted in the liver to the active metabolite HYDROCORTISONE. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p726)
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[THERAPEUTIC EFFECTS AND COMPLICATIONS IN CYTOSTATIC AND CORTISONE THERAPY OF LEUKOSES]. Pathol Microbiol (Basel). 1964; 27:777-81.
[Combination ultrasonic therapy of vasomotor rhinitis]. Monatsschr Ohrenheilkd Laryngorhinol. 1953 Apr-Jun; 87(2):124-7.