hrp0086p2-p54 | Adrenal P2 | ESPE2016

Hyperandrogenism in a 12-year Old Girl with a Congenital Porto-Systemic Shunt and Congenital Hepatic Fibrosis

Danko Mikolaj , Kot Karolina , Szalecki Mieczysław , Moszczynska Elzbieta , Malinowska Anna

Background: Hyperandrogenism in children is associated with excessive adrenal or gonadal androgens secretion. The most common causes of androgens hypersecretion are PCOS, adrenal tumors, CushingÂ’s syndrome, CAH, and gonadal virilizing tumors. Within the last 15 years single case-reports of hyperandrogenism in female patients with congenital porto-systemic shunts were described in literature. The mechanism of such coincidence is unknown but the role of hyperinsulinism, imp...