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19th European Congress of Endocrinology

Lisbon, Portugal
20 May 2017 - 23 May 2017

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ea0049ep1188 | Paediatric endocrinology | ECE2017

17alpha-hydroxyprogesterone in non-CAH children and adolescents at different ages

Trummer Christian , Hacker Nicole , Munzker Julia , Goschnik Michaela , Koschka Kerstin , Obermayer-Pietsch Barbara

17α-hydroxyprogesterone (17OHP) is currently used as a diagnostic parameter in children and young adults when a milder form of congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH, late-onset) is suspected. A basal serum level of 17OHP (2 ng/ml; 6.0 nmol/l, respectively) has been discussed as cut-off for suspected late-onset disease. We analysed 17OHP in a cohort of children and adolescents without CAH and in confirmed CAH patients to define reference ranges for these age...