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Table 1 Etiology of aldosterone defect in infants

From: Aldosterone signaling defect in young infants: single-center report and review

Etiology Male
n = 124
Female
n = 63
Total
n = 187
% of total
CAH 111 58 169 90.4%
21-OH-CAH SW type 110 57 167  
Lipoid CAH 1 1 2  
Non-CAH 13 5 18 9.6%
SF-1 gene mutation 0 1 1  
X-linked AHC 9 0 9  
ASD 2 2 4  
PHA1 1 0 1  
Unknown etiology 1 2 3  
  1. CAH congenital adrenal hyperplasia, 21-OH-CAH SW type 21-hydroxylase deficiency CAH salt wasting type, SF-1 steroidogenic factor 1, AHC adrenal hypoplasia congenita, ASD aldosterone synthase deficiency, PHA1 pseudohypoaldosteronism type 1