General intelligence and cognitive profile in women with congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH).

@article{Helleday1994GeneralIA,
  title={General intelligence and cognitive profile in women with congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH).},
  author={J Helleday and Aniko Bartfai and E. Martin Ritz{\'e}n and Mikael Forsman},
  journal={Psychoneuroendocrinology},
  year={1994},
  volume={19 4},
  pages={343-56}
}
To investigate possible effects of prenatal androgen exposure on cognitive functions, general intelligence and cognitive profile were studied in 22 women, 17-34 years old, with prenatal virilization due to congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) (21-hydroxylase deficiency) and 22 healthy controls matched for region and date of birth. The tests were selected to measure abilities where gender differences repeatedly had been observed or that had earlier shown differences between CAH subjects and… CONTINUE READING