II. Causes: Non-tumor related Endogenous Androgen Overproduction

  1. See Medication Causes of Hyperandrogenism
  2. Adrenal Causes
    1. Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
      1. CAH: 21 Hydroxylase deficiency
      2. CAH: 11 Hydroxylase deficiency
    2. Cushing's Syndrome
  3. Ovarian Causes
    1. Polycystic Ovary Disease
    2. Hyperthecosis
    3. HAIR-AN Syndrome (related to Insulin Resistance)

III. Causes: Tumor related Endogenous Androgen Overproduction

  1. Adrenal tumors
    1. Adrenocortical tumors
    2. Adrenal Adenoma
    3. Adrenal carcinoma
  2. Ovarian tumors
    1. Arrhenoblastoma
    2. Hilar Cell Ovarian Tumor
    3. Krukenberg Tumor of the ovary
  3. Pituitary tumor
    1. Pituitary Adenoma

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Ontology: Hyperandrogenism (C0206081)

Definition (MSH) A condition caused by the excessive secretion of ANDROGENS from the ADRENAL CORTEX; the OVARIES; or the TESTES. The clinical significance in males is negligible. In women, the common manifestations are HIRSUTISM and VIRILISM as seen in patients with POLYCYSTIC OVARY SYNDROME and ADRENOCORTICAL HYPERFUNCTION.
Concepts Disease or Syndrome (T047)
MSH D017588
SnomedCT 237793004
English Hyperandrogenism, Hyperandrogenism [Disease/Finding], hyperandrogenism, Hyperandrogenisation syndrome, Hyperandrogenization syndrome (disorder), Hyperandrogenization syndrome
Dutch hyperandrogenisme, Androgenisme, hyper-, Hyperandrogenisme
French Hyperandrogénisme, Hyperandrogénie
Japanese アンドロゲン過剰症, アンドロゲンカジョウショウ
Swedish Hyperandrogenism
Czech hyperandrogenismus, Hyperandrogenismus
Finnish Hyperandrogenismi
Polish Hiperandrogenizm
Hungarian Hyperandrogenismus
Norwegian Hyperandrogenisme
Spanish hiperandrogenismo, síndrome de hiperandrogenización (trastorno), síndrome de hiperandrogenización, Hiperandrogenismo
German Hyperandrogenismus
Italian Iperandrogenismo
Portuguese Hiperandrogenismo

Ontology: Androgen excess (C0235461)

Definition (NCI) Excessive secretion of androgens from the adrenal glands or gonads. Clinical manifestations may include virilization.(NICHD)
Concepts Finding (T033)
ICD10 E28.1
French HYPERANDROGENISME, Effet excessivement androgène
English ANDROGEN EXCESS EFFECT, Androgen excess, Androgen excess effect, androgens excess, excess androgen, androgen excess, Hyperandrogenism, Androgen Excess, excess; androgens, androgen; excess
Portuguese HIPERANDROGENISMO, Efeito de excesso de androgénios
Dutch androgeen surpluseffect, androgeen; overmaat, overmaat; androgenen, Overmaat aan androgenen
German Androgenueberschuss Auswirkung, ANDROGENIS-ERSCHEINUNG, Ovarielle Dysfunktion: Androgenueberschuss
Italian Effetto da eccesso di ormoni androgeni
Spanish Efecto por exceso de andrógenos, ANDROGENOS, HIPERACTIVIDAD
Japanese アンドロゲン過剰効果, アンドロゲンカジョウコウカ
Czech Účinek nadbytku androgenů
Korean 안드로겐 과다
Hungarian Túlzott androgén hatás

Ontology: Hyperandrogenemia (C1299574)

Concepts Finding (T033)
SnomedCT 371131009
English HYPERANDROGENEMIA, Hyperandrogenemia, Hyperandrogenaemia, Hyperandrogenemia (finding)
Czech Hyperandrogenemie, Hyperandrogenémie
Dutch hyperandrogenemie
French Hyperandrogénie
German Hyperandrogenaemie
Hungarian Hyperandrogenemia, Hyperandrogenaemia
Italian Iperandrogenemia
Japanese コウアンドロゲンケツショウ, 高アンドロゲン血症, コウアンドロゲンケッショウ
Portuguese Hiperandrogenemia
Spanish Hiperandrogenemia, hiperandrogenemia (hallazgo), hiperandrogenemia