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Year : 2018  |  Volume : 22  |  Issue : 6  |  Page : 843-847

ACTH resistance syndrome: An experience of three cases

1 Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
2 Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Maharaja Agrasen Hospital, Punjabi Bagh, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Deepak Khandelwal
Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Maharaja Agrasen Hospital, Punjabi Bagh, New Delhi - 110 026
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/ijem.IJEM_501_18

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The term adrenocorticotropin (ACTH) resistance syndrome is used for a group of rare inherited disorders, which present with primary adrenal insufficiency during childhood. The syndrome includes two disorders inherited in an autosomal recessive fashion – familial glucocorticoid deficiency and triple A syndrome. Herein, we report our experience of three cases with ACTH resistance syndrome, highlighting the approach to diagnosis and management in such patients.

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