• A 19-year-old male patient with congenital adrenal hypoplasia and elevated plasma adrenocorticotropic hormone level was found to have gonadotropin deficiency. Other hypothalamic-pituitary functions were normal. A possible relationship between hypothalamic-pituitary dysfunction and development of the cytomegalic form of congenital hypoplasia of the adrenals is suggested.
(Am J Dis Child 131:1117-1118, 1977)
Golden MP, Lippe BM, Kaplan SA. Congenital Adrenal Hypoplasia and Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism. Am J Dis Child. 1977;131(10):1117-1118. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1977.02120230063010