W8MD Diet | COVID-19 portal | Vitamin D | Vaccine | Keto

WikiMD is the world's largest medical encyclopedia with
13,351 pages, 4,212,811 edits & 44,042,926 views.

Free unbiased diet, health and wellness info!

5 alpha steroid reductase 2 deficiency

From WikiMD's free health, diet & wellness encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

An autosomal recessive inherited disorder caused by mutations in the srd5a2 gene. It is characterized by deficiency of the enzyme steroid 5-alpha reductase 2 that catalyzes the conversion of testosterone to dihydrotestosterone. It results in disruption of the formation of male genitalia. Patients present with pseudohermaphroditism.

Latest research - 5 alpha steroid reductase 2 deficiency

Clinical trials


5 alpha steroid reductase 2 deficiency is part of WikiMD's free ^articles!

^5 alpha steroid reductase 2 deficiency (article) is provided for informational purposes only. No expressed or implied warranties as to the validity of content.
WikiMD is not a substitute for professional advice. By accessing and using WikiMD you agree to the terms of use.
Templates etc. when imported from Wikipedia, are licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0. See full disclaimers.
W8MD weight loss logo

Ad. Tired of being overweight?. W8MD's physician weight loss program can HELP. Tele medicine available