adrenogenital syndrome

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adrenogenital syndrome

[ə¦drēn·ō′jen·ə·təl ′sin‚drōm]
(medicine)
A group of symptoms associated with hypersecretion of adrenal cortex hormones; effects vary with sex and time of development.
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When my 7-year-old daughter, Alyssa, was diagnosed with non-classical congenital adrenal hyperplasia in February 2000, I was worried, shocked and upset.
A review of the Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (Adrenogenital Syndrome) products under development by companies and universities/research institutes based on information derived from company and industry-specific sources.
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