What urinary findings suggest congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH)?

Updated: Oct 06, 2020
  • Author: Thomas A Wilson, MD; Chief Editor: Sasigarn A Bowden, MD  more...
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Both forms of adrenal hyperplasia are accompanied by elevated levels of 24-hour urinary 17-ketosteroids, the urinary metabolites of adrenal androgens.


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