Late presentation of hyperandrogenism in pregnancy: clinical features and differential diagnosis

@inproceedings{Das2013LatePO,
  title={Late presentation of hyperandrogenism in pregnancy: clinical features and differential diagnosis},
  author={G. Arjun Das and Vinay Somashekar Eligar and Jyothish Govindan and Dafydd Aled Rees},
  booktitle={Endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism case reports},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Hyperandrogenic states in pregnancy are rare but arise most commonly due to new-onset ovarian pathology in pregnancy. We describe the case of a young woman who presented in the latter half of her pregnancy with features of hyperandrogenism. We review the biochemical and imaging findings and discuss the differential diagnosis. CASE PRESENTATION A 26-year-old woman presented in the later part of her pregnancy with widespread hirsutism. Biochemical testing confirmed hyperandrogenism… CONTINUE READING

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