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ey0015.8-16 | New Concerns | ESPEYB15

8.16 Quantitative brain MRI in congenital adrenal hyperplasia: in vivo assessment of the cognitive and structural impact of steroid hormones

EA Webb , L Elliott , D Carlin , M Wilson , K Hall , J Netherton , J Reed , TG Barrett , V Salwani , JD Clayden , W Arlt , N Krone , AC Peet , AG Wood

To read the full abstract: J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2018;103(4):1330-1341Glucocorticoids exert an inverted U-shaped influence on human cognition, particularly on acquiring and consolidating memory (25), whereas androgens have an overall beneficial effect on cognitive control, verbal memory, and spatial cognition in humans (26). Although previous studies in patients with CAH have con...

ey0015.6-20 | Reviews of clinical importance | ESPEYB15

6.20 Caring for individuals with a difference of sex development (DSD): a Consensus Statement

M Cools , A Nordenström , R Robeva , J Hall , P Westerveld , C Flück , B Köhler , M Berra , A Springer , K Schweizer , V Pasterski , COST Action BM1303 working group

To read the full abstract: Nat Rev Endocrinol. 2018 May 16[Comments on 6.19 and 6.20] These two publications, a review and a consensus statement, are especially useful in the clinical care for individuals with disorders affecting the sex development, albeit in different ways. Since the Chicago consensus in 2005, the knowledge of the ...