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Complete Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome (Testicular Feminization) GENESYS FERTILITY CENTER
Intersex Awareness Day, October 26 | Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome
Laparoscopic appearance of streak gonad in androgen insensitivity syndrome
Complete androgen insensitivity syndrome (CAIS) is a condition that results in the complete inability of the cell to respond to androgens. As such, the insensitivity to androgens is only clinically significant when it occurs in genetic males. The unresponsiveness of the cell to the presence of androgenic hormones prevents the masculinization of male genitalia in the developing fetus, as well as the development of male secondary sexual characteristics at puberty, but does allow, without significant impairment, female genital and sexual development in genetic males with the condition.