Osteopenia as a feature of the androgen insensitivity syndrome

@article{Soule1995OsteopeniaAA,
  title={Osteopenia as a feature of the androgen insensitivity syndrome},
  author={Steven G. Soule and Gerard S. Conway and Gordana M. Prelevic and Malcolm Prentice and Jean Ginsburg and Howard S. Jacobs},
  journal={Clinical Endocrinology},
  year={1995},
  volume={43}
}
OBJECTIVE The syndrome of androgen insensitivity, a paradigm of a hormone resistance syndrome, manifests as failure of masculinization despite normal or high concentrations of serum testosterone. The defect in these 46 XY patients resides in the androgen receptor gene, with consequent defective androgen action and abnormal sexual differentiation. We sought to evaluate whether the adverse sequelae of androgen resistance may extend to skeletal tissue by measuring bone mineral density In SIX… 

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