Androgen insensitivity syndrome


A disorder of sex development (DSD) characterized by the presence of female external genitalia, ambiguous genitalia or variable defects in virilization in a 46,XY individual with absent or partial responsiveness to age-appropriate levels of androgens. It comprises two clinical subgroups: complete AIS (CAIS) and partial AIS (PAIS).

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*Orphanet: an online rare disease and orphan drug data base. Copyright, INSERM 1999. Available on