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Synonyms for androgen

male sex hormone that is produced in the testes and responsible for typical male sexual characteristics

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Androgen insensitivity syndrome is due to mutations in the androgen receptor on Xq11, and thus is an X-linked recessive condition12.
Third, the discussion will not question the need for surgical removal of intra-abdominal testis (especially if dysplastic) and/or streak gonads for individuals with Ychromosomal material, such as those with partial androgen insensitivity syndrome at the time of diagnosis whether during infancy or early childhood.
Androgen insensitivity syndrome as a possible co-activator disease.
Families with Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome," Journal of Clinical
Some physical features of opposite sex are evidenced in Androgen insensitivity syndrome or Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia.
Patients with complete androgen insensitivity syndrome were advised female gender.
6) An example of the former group of disorders is complete or partial androgen insensitivity syndrome (AIS).
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