Hormones of adrenal cortex- steroidogenesis & congenital adrenal hyperplasia
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia A CASE BASED APPROACH FOR SCE ENDOCRINE,EBEEDM AND MRCP(UK)
11β-Hydroxyprogesterone (11β-OHP), also known as 21-deoxycorticosterone, as well as 11β-hydroxypregn-4-ene-3,20-dione, is a naturally occurring, endogenous steroid and derivative of progesterone. It is a potent mineralocorticoid. Increased levels of 11β-OHP occur in 21-hydroxylase deficiency.