Diagnosis, treatment and preventive measures in congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency in patients in adulthood

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In the article there are presented main approaches to the diagnosis, treatment and follow-up of patients with classical and nonclassical forms of 21-hydroxylase deficiency. The techniques of diagnostic tests and parameters of hormonal indices for the assessment of the adequacy of replacement therapy with glucocorticoids and mineralocorticoids are considered.

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Natalya V. Molashenko

Endocrinology Research Center

Email: molashenko@mail.ru
Moscow, 117036, Russian Federation
MD, PhD, senior researcher of the department of therapy and the group of obesity of the National Research Center

A. I Sazonova

Academician V.I. Kulakov Research Center for Obstetrics and Gynecology and Perinatology

Moscow, 117997, Russian Federation

E. A Troshina

Endocrinology Research Center

Moscow, 117036, Russian Federation

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