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ea0016p13 | Adrenal | ECE2008

The prevalence of non-classic adrenal hyperplasia among Tturkish women with hirsutism

Unluhizarci Kursad , Kula Mustafa , Dundar Munis , Tanriverdi Fatih , Israel Shoshana , Colak Ramis , Dokmetas Hatice S , Atmaca Hulusi , Bahceci Mithat , Balci M Kemal , Comlekci Abdurrahman , Akarsu Ersin , Bilen Habip , Erem Cihangir , Kelestimur Fahrettin

Context: The prevalence of NCAH among Turkish women with hirsutism has not been established so far.Objective: To evaluate the prevalences of 21-hydroxylase (21-OHD) and 11-β hydroxylase deficiencies by ACTH stimulation test among hirsute women.Patients and methods: The study population consisted of 285 premenopousal women, aged 16–46 years (mean: 23.2±0.3). All were hirsute and hyperandrogenic. Androgen secreting tum...