International Journal of Endocrinology / 2014 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Behavioural Outcome in Children with Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia: Experience of a Single Centre

Table 1

Disease characteristics of CAH cases.

Male Female

Age (in months) at starting treatmenta1.0 (1.5)0.5 (0.6)
Age in years at study entry11.6 (4.3)a11.9 (3.4)a
11.5 (6–18)b12.0 (6–17)b
Presentation at diagnosis
 Salt wasting featuresc17 (85)23 (79)
 No salt wasting featuresc3 (15)6 (21)
 Ambiguous genitaliac029 (100)
 Hypertensionc00
Height SDS at the time of CBCLa−1.1 (1.6)−1.4 (2.2)
Serum 17-OHP in nmol/L at the time of CBCLa46.0 (182.1)8 (131.1)
Glucocorticoid dose in mg/m2/day near the time of CBCLa17.3 (4.9)
(CI: 15–19.6)
14.4 (2.4)
(CI: 13.9–15.7)
Prader ratingc
 14 (14)
 28 (28)
 314 (48)
 43 (10)
Genitoplastyc
 Nil 4 (14)
 Clitoroplasty11 (38)
 Clitoroplasty and vaginoplasty14 (48)
Age in years at the first genitoplastya2.3 (2.7)
Serum testosterone in nmol/L of CAH girls at the time of CBCLa0.7 (3.3)

Mean (standard deviation).
bMedian (range).
cFrequency (%).
CI: confidence interval.