congenital adrenal hyperplasia

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congenital adrenal hyperplasia

n.
Any of a group of genetic disorders characterized by an enzyme deficiency that leads to insufficient production of cortisol and often aldosterone by the adrenal glands, typically resulting in abnormally high androgen secretion, masculinization of the female genitourinary system, high blood pressure, and, in the most severe cases, uncontrolled blood sodium depletion.
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Rydym yn awyddus i greu data CAH newydd gydag unrhyw ddeunydd a gynigir gan eich grwp neu unigolion, a byddwn yn cydnabod y ffynhonnell yn glir.
Imaging in children with CAH has mainly entailed ultrasound evaluation, with the presence of markedly enlarged adrenal glands often associated with the diagnosis of CAH.
3) The lack of scholarship regarding this offense is somewhat perplexing, given that, in recent years, the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) and International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) have taken different approaches to the issue of whether speech can serve as an actus reus for persecution as a CAH (CAH-persecution).
People with CAH are exposed to more androgen - a type of male sex hormone - than is normal while in the uterus.
In the most severe form of the disorder, called salt-wasting CAH, or SWCAH, the body can't maintain a proper fluid balance, setting up a lifelong possibility of acute adrenal crisis characterized by dehydration, vomiting, diarrhea, low blood sugar, shock and even death.
At Nuremberg, eighteen defendants out of twenty-two were indicted for CAH (only two of whom were charged only with CAH), (12) and at Tokyo, twenty-eight persons were indicted, but none for only CAH.
The expansion of the CAH is a testament to the continued growth of intra-Asia trade and the Asia-Europe trade lane," said Dan McHugh, CEO, DHL Express Asia Pacific.
To select the indicators that were most relevant to the financial performance of CAHs, a Technical Advisory Group of four individuals knowledgeable in CAH financial and operational issues, data, and reporting practices was selected to provide advice to a research team from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
2 billion invested in the region, DHL's investment in the CAH provides the core backbone to further enhance service excellence to extend its market-leading position in Asia Pacific.
We developed a longitudinal database for 89 Iowa rural hospitals, spanning the 8-year period, which merged together: (1) patient safety indicators (PSIs) computed from Iowa State Inpatient Databases (SIDs) using Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) PSIs software (AHRQ 2006a, c), (2) Hospital CAH status extracted from IHA records, (3) market variables extracted from the Area Resource File (ARF), and (4) other variables computed from Iowa SIDs.
The salt-losing type of CAH presents with adrenal crisis a few weeks after birth, while the simple type manifests virilisation and rapid growth years later.
Clinical manifestations of CAH include ambiguous genitalia in girls and precocious pseudopuberty in both sexes resulting from high concentrations of adrenal androgens (simple virilizing form), with additional excessive renal sodium excretion in the salt-wasting form.