About The Medical Condition PGD2


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PGD2 Medical Condition Defined & Explained
PGD2 Medical Condition

What's The Definition Of The Medical Condition PGD2?

The principal cyclooxygenase metabolite of arachidonic acid. It is released upon activation of mast cells and is also synthesized by alveolar macrophages. Among its many biological actions, the most important are its bronchoconstrictor, platelet-activating-factor-inhibitory, and cytotoxic effects.

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