Experimental status of prenatal dexamethasone for CAH re-affirmed
Nonetheless, it appears that prenatal dexamethasone for CAH eventually came to be viewed by many as standard of care. In fact, expert groups visiting this. In foetuses at risk of virilising congenital adrenal hyperplasia CAH, prenatal. of dexamethasone DEX via the mother, in order to suppress foetal adrenal. Mutation analysis is not easy, especially in congenital adrenal hyperplasia, and. Treatment of rats with low doses of dexamethasone throughout pregnancy.
Antenatal treatment of a mother bearing a fetus with congenital.
Nov 3, 2016. Prenatal dexamethasone use for the prevention of virilization in pregnancies at risk for classical congenital adrenal hyperplasia because of. Mar 1, 1999. Women with mild congenital adrenal hyperplasia often present with. Equivalent dosages of prednisone or dexamethasone can be used to.
Dexamethasone treatment for congenital adrenal hyperplasia.
Abstract. Ten patients with congenital adrenal hyperplasia three males, seven females; aged 12-29 years had their usual glucocorticoid treatment changed to. In pregnancies in which the fetus is at risk of classic CAH, maternal dexamethasone treatment has successfully suppressed the fetal HPA axis and reduced the.