Androgen insensitivity syndrome

  title={Androgen insensitivity syndrome},
  author={N. Mendoza and M. A. Motos},
  journal={Gynecological Endocrinology},
  pages={1 - 5}
  • N. Mendoza, M. A. Motos
  • Published 2013
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Gynecological Endocrinology
  • Androgen insensitivity syndrome (AIS) is a disorder caused by a mutation of the gene encoding the androgen receptor (AR; Xq11–q12). The prevalence of AIS has been estimated to be one case in every 20,000 to 64,000 newborn males for the complete syndrome (CAIS), and the prevalence is unknown for the partial syndrome (PAIS). The symptoms range from phenotypically normal males with impaired spermatogenesis to phenotypically normal women with primary amenorrhea. Various forms of ambiguous genitalia… CONTINUE READING
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