hrp0086p1-p23 | Adrenal P1 | ESPE2016

The Urinary Steroidome of Children with Classic 21-Hydroxylase Deficiency Treated with Hydrocortisone

Kamrath Clemens , Wettstaed Lisa , Boettcher Claudia , Hartmann Michaela , Wudy Stefan

Background: Monitoring treatment of children with classic congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) is difficult and biochemical targets are not well defined.Objective and hypotheses: To analyse the urinary steroid metabolome of children with classic 21-hydroxylase deficiency (21-OHD) during treatment with hydrocortisone and fludrocortisone.Method: We retrospectively analysed 553 daily urinary steroid hormone metabolite profiles determi...