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What does intersex mean?

What does intersex mean?

Intersex: Intersex = human or animal with ambiguous genitals that prevent clearly identifying as male or female.. ...Read more

Dr. Dariush Saghafi
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Intersex (Definition)

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


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Help docs, is intersex considered a physiological disorder?

Help docs, is intersex considered a physiological disorder?

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

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Symptoms of intersex in 5 month old baby?

Symptoms of intersex in 5 month old baby?

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.

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Will ultradound in a 5 month old baby boy tell the presence of intersex condition. If so how?

Will ultradound in a 5 month old baby boy tell the presence of intersex condition. If so how?

Yes: Ultrasound will show the internal organs of a baby and if the proper organs are present. If there is a uterus or ovaries, then it is inter sex. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how are intersex babies identified on a birth certificate?

Can you tell me how are intersex babies identified on a birth certificate?

Birth certificate: I'm pretty sure they put both. Call the hospital, and ask for the birth certificate person, and ask. ...Read more

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What's likely to happen if I stop taking testosterone after 16 years? I've had a total hysto but don't know if I want to stay on it now. I'm intersex.

What's likely to happen if I stop taking testosterone after 16 years? I've had a total hysto but don't know if I want to stay on it now. I'm intersex.

May change.: Hi, Thank you for your question.

The only way you get testosterone is through the outside. If you stop taking it now you will lose your male characteristics.

Hope that helps. Contact me if you have any other questions :-)
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Are people with androgen insensitivity syndrome intersex?

Are people with androgen insensitivity syndrome intersex?

Variable features: Androgen insensitivity may lead to a normal looking female or, with partial insensitivity, testicles may be present. If a female, she will be infertile. Go to pubmed health for more detailed information. ...Read more

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5 month old baby. Full term. Ped. Urologist says bilat. Nonpalp undescended testis. Ordred karetypong for gender evaluation. 11 daysnow. Intersex possible?

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

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Medicine for memory?

Medicine for memory?

Meds for memory: There really is no medication specifically for memory. There are medications that can help improve concentration. Some holistic stores sell natural supplements that promote themselves as good for memory. ...Read more

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What is category x drug?

What is category x drug?

Do not use if pregna: Category x drugs are contraindicated for use in pregnancy due to studies demonstrating evidence of serious fetal abnormalities in animals, humans, or both such that fetal risks clearly outweigh maternal benefit. Check out http://www. Empr. Com/drugs-contraindicated-in-pregnancy/article/125914/ for more info, including partial list. ...Read more

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What is topical medicine?

Outside: It's a medication or substance that goes on that outside such as creams, ointments or drops. ...Read more

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What is the best medicine?

What is the best medicine?

Laughter, of course: Sorry for the glib answer. Since there are thousands of medicines for thousands of conditions, could you be more specific in your question. Overall, I think antibiotics are one of the most amazing inventions in the history of mankind. ...Read more

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What is medicine for acidity?

What is medicine for acidity?

Mylanta: Try otc mylanta or tums (calcium carbonate). Beside medications eat on time. Avoid spicy food. Medications like asprin and Ibuprofen should be avoided. If symptoms persists see your doctor. ...Read more