Lipoid Cah

Some articles on lipoid cah, lipoid:

Lipoid Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia - Management - Female Patients
... XX females with lipoid CAH may need estrogen replacement at or after puberty ... possibility of fertility and conception in lipoid CAH females ... In a case report in 2009, a woman with late onset lipoid CAH due to StAR deficiency underwent hormone replacement therapy in combination with an assisted fertility technique, intracytoplasmic sperm injection ...
Lipoid Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia - Clinical Manifestations - Sex Steroid Deficiency and Gonadal Damage - Female Patients
... Genetic XX females with lipoid CAH are born with normal external and internal pelvic anatomy ... In the case of lipoid CAH due to StAR deficiency, when rising gonadotropin levels initiate puberty, despite the inefficiency of sex steroid synthesis ... Women with lipoid CAH have been infertile presumably due to anovulation ...
Lipoid Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia - Genetics and Epidemiology
... It used to be assumed that lipoid CAH resulted from a defect of the enzyme that converted cholesterol to pregnenolone ... However, few cases of lipoid CAH due to a mutation and defect of P450scc have been identified ... All other cases of lipoid adrenal hyperplasia that have been studied have been found to be due to mutations of the gene for the primary protein that transports cholesterol into the ...