Adrenal incidentaloma and patients with homozygous or heterozygous congenital adrenal hyperplasia.

@article{Jaresch1992AdrenalIA,
  title={Adrenal incidentaloma and patients with homozygous or heterozygous congenital adrenal hyperplasia.},
  author={S Jaresch and Elisabeth Kornely and H. K. Kley and Rouven Schlaghecke},
  journal={The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism},
  year={1992},
  volume={74 3},
  pages={685-9}
}
Adrenal tumors are being detected more frequently in consequence of the wider application of increasingly sensitive radiological investigation techniques. According to the working hypothesis that more silent adenomas could develop from hyperplastic tissue areas under increased stimulation of the adrenal cortex, heterozygous and homozygous patients with congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) were studied. A high incidence of adrenal masses, nearly 82% in homozygous and 45% in heterozygous patients… CONTINUE READING
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