Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Steroids and steroid derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Gluco/mineralocorticoids, progestogins and derivatives 3-oxo delta-4-steroids Delta-4-steroids Nitronaphthalenes Cyclohexenones Secondary alcohols 1,2-diols C-nitro compounds Propargyl-type 1,3-dipolar organic compounds Organic oxoazanium compounds Hydrocarbon derivatives Organic oxides Organic salts Organic zwitterions Organonitrogen compounds Primary alcohols
Aliphatic homopolycyclic compounds
Progestogin-skeleton - 21-hydroxysteroid - Pregnane-skeleton - 3-oxo-delta-4-steroid - 3-oxosteroid - Oxosteroid - Delta-4-steroid - 1-nitronaphthalene - Cyclohexenone - Organic nitro compound - Ketone - C-nitro compound - 1,2-diol - Secondary alcohol - Cyclic ketone - Organic oxoazanium - Propargyl-type 1,3-dipolar organic compound - Organic 1,3-dipolar compound - Allyl-type 1,3-dipolar organic compound - Alcohol - Organooxygen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Organic salt - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxygen compound - Organic nitrogen compound - Primary alcohol - Carbonyl group - Organic oxide - Organic zwitterion - Aliphatic homopolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as 21-hydroxysteroids. These are steroids carrying a hydroxyl group at the 21-position of the steroid backbone.