Cognitive and neuroradiological findings in congenital adrenal hyperplasia.

  title={Cognitive and neuroradiological findings in congenital adrenal hyperplasia.},
  author={Elena Sinforiani and Chiara Livieri and Marco Mauri and P Bisio and Luisella Sibilla and Lodovico Chiesa and Adelaide Martelli},
  volume={19 1},
Nineteen patients with congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) aged over 16 years were given a neuropsychological evaluation; no significant differences with individually matched normal controls were detected. CAH subjects, however, revealed slightly higher IQs with respect to the expected distribution. No significant learning disabilities could be detected. Fifteen patients underwent nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR); 4 subjects showed small areas of increased signal intensity in the white matter… CONTINUE READING