A corticotroph pituitary adenoma as the initial presentation of familial glucocorticoid deficiency.

@article{Benoit2009ACP,
  title={A corticotroph pituitary adenoma as the initial presentation of familial glucocorticoid deficiency.},
  author={Isabelle Benoit and Delphine Drui and Lucy Chaillous and Beno{\^i}t Dupas and J. -F. Mosnier and Bernard H Charbonnel and Bertrand Cariou},
  journal={European journal of endocrinology},
  year={2009},
  volume={161 1},
  pages={195-9}
}
UNLABELLED CONTEXT; Familial glucocorticoid deficiency (FGD) is a rare autosomal recessive ACTH-resistance syndrome characterized by glucocorticoid deficiency in the absence of mineralocorticoid deficiency. Here, we report the case of a young woman with a corticotroph pituitary adenoma as the initial presentation of FGD. CASE REPORT A 15-year-old girl was… CONTINUE READING