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Intersex In Children
Intersex is when a person is born with sexual anatomy that does not fit the typical definitions of female or male. For example, a person may be born appearing to be female on the outside but having male anatomy on the inside. A person may also be born with genitals that seem to be in-between the usual male and female types, or may be born with mosaic chromosomes so that some cells are XX ...Read more
Yes, biological: Intersex is physiological in that it means the individual was born with physical sex traits that are not distinctly male or female. A good place to start for information (in addition to your medical provider) is: https://www.apa.org/topics/lgbt/intersex.pdf and http://www.isna.org/faq/what_is_intersex. Hope this helpful. Please let us know if we can assist further. ...Read more
More Info Please: Intersex babies can have genitals that cannot be classified as male or female,incomplete development of internal reproductive organs, or variations of sex chromosomes. The infants born with ambiguous genitals are noted at birth or shortly after. Those with internal abnormalities can take longer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Birth certificate: I'm pretty sure they put both. Call the hospital, and ask for the birth certificate person, and ask. ...Read more
I have mosaic Turner syndrome and my karyotype is 45x. Since I don't have typical female chromosomes does this mean I am intersex?
Whats likely to happen if I stop taking testosterone after 16 years? Ive had a total hysto but don't know if I want to stay on it now. I'm intersex.
Can periodic (like female reproductive bleeding) rectal bleeding since early puberty be a symptom of intersex condition in an adult male?
5 month old baby.full term.ped.urologist says bilat. nonpalp undescended testis.ordred karetypong for gender evaluation. 11 daysnow.intersex possible?
Genetic abnormality: In rare cases, boys with undescended testes can have Klinefelter syndrome. Normally girls are genetically "46XX" and boys are "46XY". Boys with Klinefelter syndrome have "47XXY" or other more rare variants- they are still male, but the presence of the extra "X" chromosome may affect their response to testosterone thereby affecting sexual development. They can also have other disabilities. ...Read more
5month old baby.u/s shows 2testis like structure in abdomen.doc couldnt palp in hand.bit iam able to after bath for left side. intersex condition?
Does this sound like im a hermaphondite or intersexual? My discharge look and smell like male sperm, I have a growth development problem and i was told I have testostorne problems I have been taking male enhancement pill and my clitiors has grown, I have
Hello. : Hello. Does your birth certificate indicate that you are a male or a female? What gender do you want to be? How old are you? ...Read more
I am married in 1 year no children en problem in my health would you eat that type of food can be eat him in my husband and me?
Chocolate : This is not scientific but neither is having babies! Try anything chocolate. Eat romantic foods. Avoid alcohol and stimulants. Relax. Enjoy being married without children. The more you relax and enjoy your spouse the better your marriage will be and the more prepared you we be to be a parent. You are learning patience and you will need it! OB doctors have solutions for you when wanted ...Read more
Hopefully: If you want to have children but are not trying presently, there are some tests that can help tell you more. But the only way to absolutely prove one way or another is to attempt pregnancy with your partner. See your gynecologist: they can help you with the available tests. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Vertigo?: Many children get very dizzy at times without definite cause. Some are due to ear infections or ear fluid pressure. Other times it may happen because of spinning around. Episodic vertigo is a very dramatic event in some children when they look terrified and have to hold on for a few moments, then return to normal. This is usually benign but needs a good evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Maybe,maybe not: Many women are quite successful in their pregnancies at 40.There is some reduced fertility & increased risk of complications, but if your basic health is good & you understand the increased risk of down syndrome, i don't see any reason to say it's too late. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer