5-alpha reductase deficiency

5-alpha reductase deficiency

an autosomal recessive form of partial male pseudohermaphroditism due to a deficiency of type II isoenzyme of 5 5-alpha reductase.
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5-alpha reductase deficiency is a known cause of male undervirilization.
It is not uncommon for XY individuals with 5-alpha reductase deficiency reared as female to reverse gender assignment at puberty (16,17).
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