Syndrome of congenital adrenocortical unresponsiveness to ACTH. Report of six patients.

@article{Berberoglu2001SyndromeOC,
  title={Syndrome of congenital adrenocortical unresponsiveness to ACTH. Report of six patients.},
  author={Merih Berberoglu and Zehra Aycan and Gonul Ocal and Martine B{\'e}geot and Danielle Naville and Nejat Akar and Pelin Adiyaman and Olcay Evliyaoğlu and Armelle Penhoat},
  journal={Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM},
  year={2001},
  volume={14 8},
  pages={1113-8}
}
Familial glucocorticoid deficiency (FGD) or unresponsiveness to ACTH at the receptor level is a rare autosomal recessive hereditary syndrome characterized by a low cortisol level despite high serum ACTH concentration. Aldosterone levels are normal. The clinical entity generally presents in the first year of life with skin hyperpigmentation and hypoglycemic… CONTINUE READING