A 55-year-old member asked:
Why do female patients with congenital adrenal hyperplasia not have male internal genitalia?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Yash Khanna answered
56 years experience in Family Medicine
TheyAreFemaleKaryoty: Females with congenital adrenal Hyperplasia severe variety may have large clitoris and external genitalia may look like male but they are Female Karyotype on Chromosome exam and internal organs are female It is due to exposure to high concentration of Androgens in utero
Answered on Mar 16, 2015
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