Congenital adrenal hyperplasia, due to 17-alpha-hydroxylase deficiency

Treatment

Is there a treatment for Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia, 17 alpha-hydroxylase?

Patients with Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia, 17 alpha-hydroxylase can be treated with appropriate glucocorticoid replacement to normalize blood pressure (generally hydrocortisone in childhood and dexamethasone in adults). If diagnosed before puberty, sex hormone replacement is taken at the time of puberty. If diagnosed after puberty, sex hormone replacement is taken at the time of diagnoses.

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