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Pg

pg

(Science: abbreviation) prostaglandin

symbol for picogram.

abbreviations, with numerical subscripts according to structure, often used for prostaglandins. Letters A, B, etc. Indicate the nature of the cyclopentane ring (substituents, double bonds, orientation); numerical subscripts indicate the number of double bonds in the alkyl chains.


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