Congenital Lipoid Adrenal Hyperplasia

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Congenital Lipoid Adrenal Hyperplasia

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The terms "Congenital Lipoid Adrenal Hyperplasia" returned 16 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Clinical features and StAR gene mutations in children with congenital lipoid adrenal hyperplasia].
 

Author(s): Ting Xie, Ji-Peng Zheng, Yong-Lan Huang, Chun Fan, Dong-Yan Wu, Min-Yi Tan, Xiu-Zhen Li, Jing Cheng, Li Liu

Journal: Zhongguo Dang Dai Er Ke Za Zhi. 2015 May;17(5):472-6.

 

This article reported the clinical manifestations, steroid profiles and adrenal ultrasound findings in two unrelated Chinese girls with lipoid congenital adrenal hyperplasia (LCAH). Direct DNA sequencing and restriction fragment length polymorphism (RFLP) analysis were used to identify ...

Last Updated: 27 May 2015

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Phenotypic variability in congenital lipoid adrenal hyperplasia.
 

Author(s): Rajesh Joshi, Dhanjit Das, Parag Tamhankar, Shakil Shaikh

Journal: Indian Pediatr. 2014 May;51(5):399-400.

 

Congenital lipoid adrenal hyperplasia presents with adrenal insufficiency and sex reversal in 46XY genetic males.

Last Updated: 23 Jun 2014

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[Novel heterozygous mutation in the steroidogenic acute regulatory protein gene in a 46,XY patient with congenital lipoid adrenal hyperplasia].
 

Author(s): María Sonia Baquedano, Gabriela Guercio, Roxana Marino, Esperanza Berensztein, Mariana Costanzo, Pablo Ramírez, Marcela Bailez, Elisa Vaiani, Mercedes Maceiras, Marco A Rivarola, Alicia Belgorosky

Journal: Medicina (B Aires). 2013 ;73(4):297-302.

 

StAR facilitates cholesterol entry into the mitochondria as part of the transduceosome complex. Recessive mutations in the gen STAR cause classic and nonclassic congenital lipoid adrenal hyperplasia. The aim of the study was to analyze the molecular consequences of a novel heterozygous ...

Last Updated: 8 Aug 2013

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The terms "Congenital Lipoid Adrenal Hyperplasia" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Congenital lipoid adrenal hyperplasia: the human gene knockout for the steroidogenic acute regulatory protein.
 

Author(s): W L Miller

Journal: J. Mol. Endocrinol.. 1997 Dec;19(3):227-40.

 

Last Updated: 26 Mar 1998

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