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Acquired Adrenogenital Syndrome


Presentation

  • All body system chapters features the following: • Overview • Anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology of related conditions • Common diseases and disorders are presented by causes, signs and symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, complications and nursing considerations[books.google.de]
  • Nodules are commonly present in the surrounding fat.[radiologykey.com]
  • The opposite, however, will often make the presentation easier such as when a woman begins to develop male characteristics (deeper voice, excess body hair) or when a man begins to develop enlarged breasts.[endocrineweb.com]
  • Here we present our experience in managing patients with ambiguous genitalia.[indianjurol.com]
Virilization
  • 255.2 Hyperplasia, hyperplastic adrenal (capsule) (cortex) (gland) 255.8 with sexual precocity (male) 255.2 virilism, adrenal 255.2 virilization (female) 255.2 congenital 255.2 "Infant Hercules" syndrome 255.2 Macrogenitosomia (female) (male) (praecox[healthprovidersdata.com]
  • 21-hydroxylase deficiency, virilizing, non salt wasting 21-hydroxylase deficiency, virilizing, salt losing 3 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase deficiency Adrenal hyperplasia, congenital Adrenal hyperplasia, congenital, simple virilizing Adrenal hyperplasia[icd9data.com]
  • CAH is the most common adrenal disorder in infants and children; simple virilizing CAH and salt-losing CAH are the most common forms. Adrenal virilism is rare and affects females twice as often as males.[family-health-information.com]
  • Q99 Other chromosome abnormalities, not else... ) Includes Includes Help "Includes" further defines, or give examples of, the content of the code or category. adrenogenital syndromes, virilizing or feminizing, whether acquired or due to adrenal hyperplasia[icd10data.com]
  • ADRENAL VIRILISM (Adrenogenital Syndrome) Any syndrome, congenital or acquired, in which excessive output of adrenal androgens causes virilization.[teleplexus.com]
Accelerated Growth
  • growth ratio AGAS Accelerated graft atherosclerosis AG/BL Aminoglycoside/beta-lactam AGC Absolute granulocyte count AGCUS Atypical glandular cells of undetermined significance AGD Agar gel diffusion AGE Acute gastroentertitis AGECAT Automatic geriatric[globalrph.com]
Hirsutism
  • True hirsutism is distinct from hypertrichosis, which is simply an excessive feminine hair growth.[link.springer.com]
  • Treatment of a hirsutism presents certain difficulties and is directed to decrease in synthesis of androgens, increase in products of the protein connecting androgens, decrease in sensitivity of hair follicles to action of androgens.[en.medicalmed.de]
  • […] very light menstrual periods in someone who has previously had normal menstruation (oligomenorrhea) or the absence of menstrual periods (amenorrhea) soon after the first menstrual period (menarche), commonly followed by development of excess body hair (hirsutism[rarediseases.org]
  • […] gestational hyperandrogenism Clinical Information Abnormal possession of mature masculine somatic characteristics by a girl, woman, or prepubescent; may be present at birth or may appear first later in life, depending on its cause; it may be relatively mild (hirsutism[icd9data.com]
  • 255.2 feminizing 255.2 iatrogenic 760.79 virilism (acquired) (congenital) 255.2 Apert-Gallais (adrenogenital) 255.2 Cooke-Apert-Gallais (adrenogenital) 255.2 corticosexual 255.2 defeminization 255.2 infant Hercules 255.2 pseudohermaphroditism-virilism-hirsutism[healthprovidersdata.com]
Hypertrichosis
  • True hirsutism is distinct from hypertrichosis, which is simply an excessive feminine hair growth.[link.springer.com]
  • Achard-Thiers Syndrome mostly affects postmenopausal women and comprises diabetes mellitus, deep voice, hirsutism or hypertrichosis, clitoral hypertrophy and adrenal cortical hyperplasia or adenoma.[sterex.com]
  • In adrenal tumors, an increased production of androgens, in addition to cortisol, may lead to hypertrichosis, temporal balding, and other signs of virilism in the female.[teleplexus.com]
  • , Hyperprolactinaemia, Hyperpyrexia, Hyperreflexia, Hypersensitivity, Hypersomnia, Hypertelorism of Orbit, Hypertension, Hypertensive Crisis, Hyperthermia, Hyperthermia Malignant, Hyperthyroidism, Hypertonia, Hypertonia Neonatal, Hypertonic Bladder, Hypertrichosis[bonkersinstitute.org]
Receding Hairline
  • Other signs of the syndrome are directly due to the overproduction of androgens, and may include an increase in body hair, particularly on the face, chest, back, and other areas, receding hairline, deepening of the voice, enlargement of the clitoris;[rarediseases.org]
Amenorrhea
  • The excess quantity of androgens slows down allocation of gonadotrophins at the expense of what cyclic processes in ovaries with emergence of an amenorrhea are broken.[en.medicalmed.de]
  • Girls with Adrenogenital Syndrome usually have amenorrhea (absence of periods) or rare irregular periods which could be a cause of infertility. Abnormal female external genitals during Adrenogenital syndrome should be operated in childhood.[women-info.com]
  • Typically, a detailed patient history shows the development of infrequent or very light menstrual periods in someone who has previously had normal menstruation (oligomenorrhea) or the absence of menstrual periods (amenorrhea) soon after the first menstrual[rarediseases.org]
  • Disorders of the genes or chromosome s, such as Turner syndrome , Sawyer syndrome, or , may cause primary amenorrhea . These diseases can cause physical problems with the reproductive organs.[en.mimi.hu]
  • In either case, symptoms and signs include hirsutism, baldness, acne, deepening of the voice, amenorrhea, atrophy of the uterus, clitoral hypertrophy, decreased breast size, and increased muscularity. Libido may increase.[teleplexus.com]
Clitoromegaly
  • […] anabolic steroids, including testosterone, and may also be referred to as clitoromegaly. [2] [3] [4] [5] Clitoromegaly is not the same as normal enlargement of the clitoris seen during sexual arousal.[en.wikipedia.org]
  • In less severe forms, genitalia may be normal at birth, but early pubic hair and clitoromegaly (often accompanied by tall stature) may appear in childhood. In more mild forms, excess facial or body hair often appears. Laboratory studies.[intranet.tdmu.edu.ua]

Treatment

  • All body system chapters features the following: • Overview • Anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology of related conditions • Common diseases and disorders are presented by causes, signs and symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, complications and nursing considerations[books.google.de]
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  • How the adrenogenital syndrome treatment 1.[kidneyhealthy.com]
  • Later the main treatment for Adrenogenital Syndrome will be hormonal compensation and hormonal replacement therapy – the main goal of treatment is to return hormone levels to normal.[women-info.com]

Prognosis

  • Adrenogenital Syndrome prognosis Women with Adrenogenital Syndrome usually have good health but they could be shorter than normal, even with treatment.[women-info.com]
  • A poor prognosis. If the tumor is benign, the tumor is cured. But the mammary gland can not be completely small, can plastic treatment.[kidneyhealthy.com]
  • […] will help assess risks, before planning for a child Active research is currently being performed to explore the possibilities for treatment and prevention of inherited and acquired genetic disorders such as Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia What is the Prognosis[dovemed.com]
  • Managing patients of genital ambiguity according to gender of rearing, genital anatomy, and parental choice carries good prognosis in terms of anatomical, functional, and psychosexual outcome.[indianjurol.com]
  • Elevated serum FSH is a reliable indicator of germinal epithelial damage and is usually associated with severe oligospermia or azoospermia of bad prognosis.[gfmer.ch]

Etiology

  • Certain conditions have both an underlying etiology and multiple body system manifestations due to the underlying etiology.[icd10coded.com]
  • A generalized acceleration in bone maturation can result from a number of etiological factors.[radiopaedia.org]
  • Its etiology may be related to localized cortical ischemia with secondary regeneration and hyperplasia. Aging, hypertension, and diabetes mellitus are associated with increased incidence of nodularity.[radiologykey.com]
  • (Etiology) Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia is a group of inherited genetic disorders caused by mutations to the CYP21A gene.[dovemed.com]

Epidemiology

  • "in ways so slipshod as to breach professional standards of medical ethics" [17] and "there were no data on long-term follow-up of physical and metabolic outcomes in children exposed to dexamethasone". [18] Epidemiology [ edit ] The incidence varies geographically[en.wikipedia.org]
  • Epidemiology and initial management of ambiguous genitalia at birth in Germany. Horm Res 2006;66:195-203. 8. Hall CM, Jones JA, Meyer-Bahlburg HF, Dolezal C, Coleman M, Foster P, et al.[indianjurol.com]
  • ACQUIRED HYPOTHYROIDISM Epidemiology Studies of school-aged children report that hypothyroidism occurs in approximately 0.3% (1/333).[intranet.tdmu.edu.ua]
Sex distribution
Age distribution

Pathophysiology

  • All body system chapters features the following: • Overview • Anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology of related conditions • Common diseases and disorders are presented by causes, signs and symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, complications and nursing considerations[books.google.de]
  • Congenital adrenal hyperplasia, which also dates to the first half of the century, has become the preferred term to reduce ambiguity and to emphasize the underlying pathophysiology of the disorders.[en.wikipedia.org]
  • Pathophysiology. The clinical manifestations of the disease relate to the degree of cortisol deficiency, aldosterone deficiency, or deficiency of both and, in some cases, to the accumulation of precursor adrenocortical hormones.[intranet.tdmu.edu.ua]

Prevention

  • Genetic Disorders and the Fetus: Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment. John Wiley and Sons. pp. 600–. ISBN 978-1-4051-9087-9. Retrieved 14 June 2010. Richard D. McAnulty, M.[en.wikipedia.org]
  • […] by eye surgery and eye injuries, oesophagitis corrosiva, thrombocytopenic purpura, auto-immune haemolytic anaemia, acute lymphocytic leukaemia, Hodgkin's disease, aplastic anaemia, in selected cases of myasthenia gravis, in tuberculous meningitis to prevent[sedico.net]
  • The training takes place regularly during the treatment period in order to increase the efficacy of the therapy and to prevent long-term consequences.[heidelberg-university-hospital.com]
  • Prevention Tips Genetic counseling is indicated for parents with a family history of congenital adrenal hyperplasia (of any type) or a family with a child who has the condition.[family-health-information.com]

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