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cause of congenital adrenal hyperplasia

A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Genetic defect: There is more than one type of inherited enzyme defect that results in lack of normal adrenal hormones and enlargement of the gland. It results in ele ... Read More

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes: See the report: www.Neuroendocrinology.Org/pdf/...Adrenal%20;%20anxiety.Pdf brief reports late-onset congenital adrenal hyperplasia: a treatable cau ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Enzyme deficiency: Deficiency of 21 hydroxylase enzyme needed for synthesis of gluco- and mineralo-corticoids causes excessive production of sex hormones, mainly male se ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Enzyme defeciency: This disease results from deficiency of an enzyme, 21 hydroxylase, that is essential for synthesis of adrenal hormones. Block in the synthesis of gluc ... Read More
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