The truth about Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia

According to the Great Ormond Street Hospital website, 'Congenital adrenal hyperplasia is group of inherited conditions that are present at birth (congenital) where the adrenal gland is larger than usual (hyperplasia). In CAH, the body is missing an enzyme (chemical substance) that stimulates the adrenal glands to release the cortisol hormone. Lacking this hormone means …

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