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Adrenogenital Syndrome

Abnormal SEX DIFFERENTIATION or congenital DISORDERS OF SEX DEVELOPMENT caused by abnormal levels of steroid hormones expressed by the GONADS or the ADRENAL GLANDS, such as in CONGENITAL ADRENAL HYPERPLASIA and ADRENAL CORTEX NEOPLASMS. Due to abnormal steroid biosynthesis, clinical features include VIRILISM in females; FEMINIZATION in males; or precocious sexual development in children.
Also Known As:
Adrenogenital Syndromes; Syndrome, Adrenogenital; Syndromes, Adrenogenital
Networked: 193 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 7 trials/studies)

Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Cushing Syndrome
2. Carcinoma (Carcinomatosis)
3. Phenylketonurias (Phenylketonuria)
4. Congenital Hypothyroidism (Cretinism)
5. Neoplasms (Cancer)

Experts

1. Ulbright, Thomas M: 2 articles (09/2014 - 02/2005)
2. Young, Robert H: 1 article (09/2014)
3. Depaoli, R: 1 article (01/2013)
4. Bartolucci, F: 1 article (01/2013)
5. Draghi, F: 1 article (01/2013)
6. Shackleton, Cedric H L: 1 article (01/2012)
7. Benevento, Raffaella: 1 article (11/2010)
8. Santoriello, Antonio: 1 article (11/2010)
9. Perna, Giuseppe: 1 article (11/2010)
10. Canonico, Silvestro: 1 article (11/2010)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Adrenogenital Syndrome:
1. SteroidsIBA
2. Hydrocortisone (Cortisol)FDA LinkGeneric
3. Testosterone (Sustanon)FDA Link
4. 17-alpha-Hydroxyprogesterone (17 Hydroxyprogesterone)IBA
5. 17-Ketosteroids (17 Ketosteroids)IBA
6. ProgesteroneFDA LinkGeneric
7. CorticosteroneIBA
8. Androstenedione (4 Androstene 3,17 dione)IBA
9. Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase (Medium-Chain Acyl-Coenzyme A Dehydrogenase)IBA
10. PregnenoloneIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Nursing Care
2. Adrenalectomy
3. Orchiectomy (Orchidectomy)
4. Female Circumcision (Infibulation)
5. Transplants (Transplant)