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What are some causes of a large clitoris?

What are some causes of a large clitoris?

Androgens: Any disorder with increased androgens could cause this. An ovarian or adrenal tumor, or even pcos could do this. However, it is also possible, and likely, that it is simply who you are and there is nothing wrong. ...Read more

Clitoris (Definition)

The clitoris is a female sexual organ present in mammals, ostriches and a limited ...Read more


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What is the cause of an abnormal large clitoris?

What is the cause of an abnormal large clitoris?

Possibly normal: Great varuiation in normal clitoris size from tiny nubbin to about 1/2size of normal pinky finger. Markedly enlared clitoris is seen in in females with adrenogenital syndrome, in which case the clitoris can be confused with a penis and even the vagina is sealed. When severe is considered an ambiguous genitalia problem + needs a pedi endocrine dr + urologist. Androgenic tumors can cause enlargement. ...Read more

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What is the main cause of having large clitoris?

What is the main cause of having large clitoris?

Depends: This depends on whether you mean large but in the normal range or abnormally large. Also whether it's present from birth or comes on later in life. Possible causes include birth defects, genetic issues, adrenal disease and testosterone secreting ovarian tumors. ...Read more

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What causes large clitoris?

What causes large clitoris?

Genetics, hormones: Or arousal. Some people are tall ; others short, same with size of clitoris. Arousal makes blood filled corpora (rods) erect ; thus large. Girls born with adrenal cortical hyperplasia can be born with a very large clitoris which can initially present as an ambiguous genitalia problem. Women who develop an androgen (testosterone-like) secreting tumor can experience clitoral enlargement. ...Read more

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What is the name of large clitoris condition?

Enlarged clitoris: I believe that would be clitoromegaly or macroclitoris. Usually due to endocrine problems. ...Read more

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I have a very large clitoris i this normal or should I be alarmed about it please don't think my question is stupid?

Not stupid: This could be due to a variety of reasons ranging from congenital conditions such as congenial adrenal hyperplasia or from external chemical hormones such as testosterone or just an anatomical variant. There are procedures to reduce.Or "set back" the clitoris called clitoropexy. This is an operation with obvious risks and should be performed by experts such as dr. Gary alter in los angeles. ...Read more

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How to indentify the large clitoris of female and of hermophrodite?Any clue to identify wheather she is hermophrodite or a female? Please help...

How to indentify the large clitoris of female and of hermophrodite?Any clue to identify wheather she is hermophrodite or a female? Please help...

Organs: This should be done by a specialist and would not be hard at all. A doctor would do an exam and if needed an ultrasound or MRI to determine if ovaries are present. ...Read more

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Are women with large clitoris have more powerful orgasms?

Are women with large clitoris have more powerful orgasms?

Orgasms: Chances are if you have a larger clitoris it may be easier to orgasm but it seems unlikely the character of your orgasm would be any different than someone with a smaller clitoris. That's not to say that all orgasms are created equal. Men and women both experience different perception of the quality of their orgasms. This usually tied to the amount of arousal within your brain prior to orgasm. ...Read more

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My 2 yr old has quite a large clitoris. It kind ok pokes out when we do a diaper change. Should i take her dr and have her checked out?

YES....,: Let her have an exam. Depending on the exam, the doctor may order some hormone study. Make sure your daughter is not being exposed to exogenous hormones, e.g. Hormone cream of family members. ...Read more