A success story in congenital adrenal hyperplasia.

  title={A success story in congenital adrenal hyperplasia.},
  author={Alka Kriplani and Amol S Lunkad and Nutan Agarwal and Bindu Kulshreshtha and C Aminni Ariachery},
  journal={Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology of India},
  volume={62 Suppl 1},
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) is a group of autosomal recessive disorders characterized by enzyme defects in adrenal steroidogenic pathways. CAH due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency accounts for 95 % of cases. This case was diagnosed to have simple virilizing type of CAH and started on dexamethasone, and underwent genitoplasty and clitoroplasty at 25 years of age, then was married 3 years after surgery and conceived spontaneously 2 years after marriage, to deliver a healthy male baby. Thus… CONTINUE READING


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