Adrenocorticotropic Hormone Excess
Adrenocorticotropic hormone excess: Overproduction of adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH), which generally leads secondarily to overproduction of cortisol by the adrenal cortex.
This term refers to increased production of ACTH. If additionally hypercorticolism is present, this should be coded separated with HP
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Causes of Adrenocorticotropic Hormone Excess
Some of the causes of the condition may include: Causes of Adrenocorticotropic Hormone Excess:
- 46,XY Disorder Of Sex Development-Adrenal Insufficiency Due To Cyp11A1 Deficiency Syndrome
- Adrenal Insufficiency, Congenital, With 46,XY Sex Reversal, Partialor Complete
- Classic Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia Due To 21-Hydroxylase Deficiency
- Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia Due To 11-Beta-Hydroxylase Deficiency ...
Causes List for Adrenocorticotropic Hormone Excess
Possible causes of Adrenocorticotropic Hormone Excess (or similar symptoms) may include:3
- Adrenal Insufficiency (Adrenocorticotropic Hormone Excess)
- Adrenal insufficiency, congenital, with 46,XY sex reversal, partial or complete (Adrenocorticotropic hormone excess)
- Classic congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency (Adrenocorticotropic hormone excess)
- Congenital Disorders (Adrenocorticotropic Hormone Excess)
- Congenital Lipoid Adrenal Hyperplasia Due To Star Deficency ...
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