This is an asymptomatic form of congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH), i.e. it does not cause clinical manifestations. The only way to detect cryptic CAH is by hormone testing and comparing hormone levels with those of patients with symptomatic CAH.
Marta Barranquero Gómez
Graduated in Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences by the University of Valencia (UV) and specialized in Assisted Reproduction by the University of Alcalá de Henares (UAH) in collaboration with Ginefiv and in Clinical Genetics by the University of Alcalá de Henares (UAH).