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Androgen insensitivity syndrome
Other Names for this Disease
- Androgen receptor deficiency
- DHTR deficiency
- Dihydrotestosterone receptor deficiency
- Testicular feminization syndrome (formerly)
- Androgen insensitivity syndrome. Genetics Home Reference. May 2008; http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/androgen-insensitivity-syndrome. Accessed 3/30/2011.
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