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Who has congenital adrenal hyperplasia?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
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In brief: Enzyme deficiency

Deficiency of 21 hydroxylase enzyme needed for synthesis of gluco- and mineralo-corticoids causes excessive production of sex hormones, mainly male sex hormones.
The result is endocrine disturbance in both boys and girls and virilization in girls.

In brief: Enzyme deficiency

Deficiency of 21 hydroxylase enzyme needed for synthesis of gluco- and mineralo-corticoids causes excessive production of sex hormones, mainly male sex hormones.
The result is endocrine disturbance in both boys and girls and virilization in girls.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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