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Can hormone therapy treat all cases of androgen insensitivity syndrome?

Hormone replacement therapy is a popular treatment that's used for most cases of androgen insensitivity syndrome. After a girl with complete AIS goes through puberty, her testes are often removed. Because of this, her body no longer produces any sex hormones and needs to take hormone supplements to replace them. Estrogen is available in many forms, including pills or patches, and it helps prevent osteoporosis, menopause symptoms, and excessive growth. Sometimes, tests may be removed earlier in childhood. In those cases, girls will begin estrogen supplements earlier to bring about puberty. People with partial AIS may also take hormone replacement therapy to encourage the development of the sex characteristics of their gender. Girls may take estrogen and androgen, and boys may take androgen supplements.

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