Apparent Male Gender Identity in a Patient with Complete Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome

  title={Apparent Male Gender Identity in a Patient with Complete Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome},
  author={B. Kulshreshtha and P. Philibert and M. Eunice and S. Khandelwal and M. Mehta and F. Audran and F. Paris and C. Sultan and A. Ammini},
  journal={Archives of Sexual Behavior},
  • B. Kulshreshtha, P. Philibert, +6 authors A. Ammini
  • Published 2009
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Archives of Sexual Behavior
  • Clinicians universally agree on female sex of rearing inpatients with complete androgen insensitivity syndrome(CAIS).Thesepatientshaveafemalephenotypethoughtheyhave an XY karyotype and testis. Long-term studies haveshown an overall patient satisfaction with the assigned fe-male sex, female gender identity, and heterosexual prefer-encesinpatientswithCAIS(Hines,Ahmed,HMazur,2005;Wisniewskietal.,2000).WereporthereacaseofCAIS(rearedasafemaleuntilage11 years)whopresentedwith a desire to live as a… CONTINUE READING
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