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ea0059ep3 | Adrenal and steroids | SFEBES2018

An atypical case of non-classical congenital adrenal hyperplasia

Donoghhue Danielle , Yung Paul , Bravis Vassiliki

We present the case of a 28-year old woman who presented with menstrual irregularity and hirsutism since menarche at age 11. She had been diagnosed with polycystic ovarian syndrome and treated with the oral contraceptive pill for 12 years, despite BMI of 21 kg/m2. Blood pressure was 101/66 mmHg. Baseline electrolytes showed sodium 140 mmol/L, potassium 3.6 mmol/L. Short synachthen test confirmed the biochemical diagnosis of congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) [cort...