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Table 1 Sample characteristics and characteristics of the condition from parent questionnaires

From: Physical, social and societal functioning of children with congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) and their parents, in a Dutch population

  0-4 year 4-12 year 12-18 year Total
  n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%)
Total 12 (100) 62 (100) 32 (100) 106 (100)
Sex         
Male 7 (58) 34 (55) 15 (47) 56 (53)
Female 5 (42) 28 (45) 17 (53) 50 (47)
CAH subtype         
Salt wasting form 9 (75) 50 (81) 21 (66) 80 (75)
Simple virilizing form 3 (25) 9 (14) 8 (25) 20 (19)
Non-classical form 0 - 3 (5) 2 (6) 5 (5)
Unknown 0 - 0 - 1 (3) 1 (1)
Diagnosis         
Within 1 week after birth 11 (92) 45 (73) 12 (38) 68 (64)
Health related problems before diagnosis         
Yes 6 (50) 42 (68) 24 (75) 72 (70)
Complications at birth         
Yes 5 (42) 19 (31) 9 (28) 33 (31)
Reconstructive surgery (girls) n = 5   n = 28   n = 17   n = 50  
Yes 3 (60) 15 (54) 6 (35) 24 (48)