Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia Owing to 17α-Hydroxylase/17,20 Lyase and P450 Oxidoreductase Deficiencies

  • Christa E. FlückEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 707)


Congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) due to genetic mutations in the genes for CYP17A1 (MIM 609300) and CYP OR (MIM 124015) are rare and may cause disordered sexual development (DSD).


Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia Prenatal Androgen Craniosynostosis Syndrome CYP17A1 Mutation P450 Oxidoreductase 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Pediatric Endocrinology and DiabetologyUniversity Children’s Hospital, University of BernBernSwitzerland

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