Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Steroids and steroid derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aromatic homopolycyclic compounds
3-carboxy-20-oxosteroid - 20-oxosteroid - Oxosteroid - Estrane-skeleton - Phenanthrene - 2-naphthalenecarboxylic acid or derivatives - 2-naphthalenecarboxylic acid - Tetralin - Benzenoid - Ketone - Carboxylic acid - Carboxylic acid derivative - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxygen compound - Organooxygen compound - Carbonyl group - Organic oxide - Aromatic homopolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as 3-carboxy-20-oxosteroids. These are steroid compounds that carry a carboxyl group and a C=O group at the C3- and C20-positions of the steroid backbone, respectively.