Congenital adrenal hyperplasia.

  title={Congenital adrenal hyperplasia.},
  author={Songya Pang},
  journal={Bailliere's clinical obstetrics and gynaecology},
  volume={11 2},
  • Songya Pang
  • Published 1997 in Bailliere's clinical obstetrics and gynaecology
A clinical spectrum, varying from prenatal onset to postnatal onset of symptoms, exists in all hyperandrogenic forms of congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH). Postnatal onset hyperandrogenic symptoms such as premature pubarche, clitoromegaly, hirsutism, menstrual disorders and infertility are well known manifestations of CAH due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency, 3 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase deficiency or 11 beta-hydroxylase deficiency. These hyperandrogenic symptoms of CAH are clinically… CONTINUE READING


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