A 30-year-old male asked:
can a mother with enough high testosterone during pregnancy make an xxy or xx(with sry gen) a male who will become fertile after puberty?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss answered
27 years experience Pediatrics
No: Testosterone will only virilize a fetus (and the mother). Genetics determine fertility in terms of the karyotypes mentioned. Both of these karyotypes (+sry) typically produce males with normal appearing genitalia.
Answered on Jul 14, 2013
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