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androgen insensitivity syndrome

[¦an·drə·jən in‚sen·sə′tiv·ə·dē ‚sin‚drōm]
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Idiopathic partial androgen insensitivity syndrome in 28 newborn and infant males: impact of prenatal exposure to environmental endocrine disruptor chemicals.
Androgen insensitivity syndrome in a cohort of Sri Lankan children with 46, XY disorders of sex development (46, XY DSD).
Mutations in AR gene are associated with complete or partial androgen insensitivity.22 Complete androgen insensitivity (CAIS) usually presents without ambiguity in contrast with partial insensitivity (PAIS).11,22
The phenotypic features can overlap with disorders of testosterone formation and with partial androgen insensitivity syndrome (PAIS).
Overall in 46 XY DSD patients a definitive diagnosis is made in less than 50% of patients and among diagnosed cases partial androgen insensitivity syndrome is the most common cause20.
Conway, "Comparison of bone mineral density and body proportions between women with complete androgen insensitivity syndrome and women with gonadal dysgenesis," European Journal of Endocrinology, vol.
As such, it is speculated that, in our present case, activation of the classical complement pathway due to androgen insensitivity in SBMA likely augmented his laryngeal edema after the steep head-down tilt position was employed during RALP.
In addition, an hCG stimulation test was performed, showing a T/[[DELTA].sub.4] ratio >0.8, T/DHT ratio < 20, and a [DELTA]T > 100ng/dl, findings that were indicative of androgen insensitivity (Table 3).
Graham-Little-Piccardi-Lassueur syndrome associated with androgen insensitivity syndrome (testicular feminization).
Androgen insensitivity syndrome as a possible co-activator disease.
Other contributions discuss marsupial pathway, androgen insensitivity syndrome, the persistant Mullerian duct syndrome, apparent mineralocorticoid excess, animal models of adrenal genetic disorders, geographical endocrinology, and prenatal diagnosis.
46XY individuals with complete androgen insensitivity syndrome (CAIS) lack a functioning androgen receptor, and their tissues are unable to respond to testosterone/DHT.

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