hrp0092p3-10 | Adrenals and HPA Axis | ESPE2019
, Aversa Tommaso
, Bottari Antonio
, Ascenti Giorgio
, Wasniewska Malgorzata
Introduction: Testicular adrenal rest tumor (TART) is the most important cause of infertility in male with congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH). TART is a benign tumor, mainly bilateral (75-80%), usually diagnosed in under-treated CAH male with hypercorticotropinemia, which generally regresses after glucocorticoids therapy adjustment. However, it may determine an irreversible damage by compression and toxic-paracrine effects on the surrounding testicular t...