Detection of late-onset adrenal hyperplasia in girls with peripubertal virilization.


We investigated the value of serum levels of adrenal steroids (dehydroepiandrosterone sulphate, testosterone, 17-hydroxyprogesterone, cortisol) in the identification in peripubertal females with late-onset congenital adrenal hyperplasia owing to 21-hydroxylase deficiency. Among 68 females (age 3-18 years) with virilization in childhood, peripubertally or… (More)


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