Is Complete Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome Associated with Alterations in the Meibomian Gland and Ocular Surface?

@article{Cermak2003IsCA,
  title={Is Complete Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome Associated with Alterations in the Meibomian Gland and Ocular Surface?},
  author={Jennifer Marie Cermak and Kathleen L. Krenzer and Rose M. Sullivan and Mohamad R. Dana and David A. Sullivan},
  journal={Cornea},
  year={2003},
  volume={22},
  pages={516-521}
}
Purpose. This study's purpose was to determine whether complete androgen insensitivity syndrome (CAIS) is associated with alterations in the meibomian gland and ocular surface. Methods. Individuals with CAIS, as well as age-matched female and male controls, completed questionnaires which assessed dry eye symptoms and underwent slit lamp evaluations of the tear film, tear meniscus, lids and lid margins and conjunctiva. The quality of meibomian gland secretions was also analyzed. Results. Our… 

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