Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Steroids and steroid derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
3-hydroxy delta-7-steroids 3-beta-hydroxy delta-5-steroids Delta-7-steroids Delta-5-steroids Phenanthrols Tetralins Methyl esters Secondary alcohols Monocarboxylic acids and derivatives Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds
Aromatic homopolycyclic compounds
3-hydroxy-delta-5-steroid - 3-hydroxy-delta-7-steroid - 3-beta-hydroxysteroid - 3-beta-hydroxy-delta-5-steroid - Delta-5-steroid - Delta-7-steroid - Phenanthrol - Phenanthrene - Tetralin - Benzenoid - Methyl ester - Secondary alcohol - Carboxylic acid ester - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Carboxylic acid derivative - Organic oxygen compound - Organooxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Carbonyl group - Alcohol - Organic oxide - Aromatic homopolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as 3-beta-hydroxysteroids. These are steroids carrying a beta-hydroxyl group at the 3-position of the steroid backbone.