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Men (Definition)

Men are adult members of the male sex. The acropnym men also stands for multiple endocrine neoplasia, a hereditary condition that involves benign and malignant tumors of various glands. There are two main types, men ...Read more


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Is there any treatments for XXY males?

Is there any treatments for XXY males?

Klinefelter: Most common sex chromosome aneuploidy in males. Symptoms like yours appear after puberty. The genetic variation is irreversible. Beside above problems, are you experiencing any depression or social anxiety? Are you under the care of a physician? Are you in a relationship? There are educational, therapeutics and medical treatments. Testosterone replacements, fertility treatments, etc. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is there any change if a male that has klinefelter syndrome have kids?

Is there any change if a male that has klinefelter syndrome have kids?

Klinefelters: Most of the time these men have difficulty having children to do low sperm counts. Some klinefelter men are mosaics meaning only a percentage of their cells are abnormal with an extra x chromosome. These men may have an easier time. One should consult a geneticist before considering children as they are at high risk of having babies with sex-chromosome abnormalities. ...Read more

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What to do if I am 19 years of age male I have little gynecomastia does that mean I have klinefelter syndrome?

What to do if I am 19 years of age male I have little gynecomastia does that mean I have klinefelter syndrome?

No: You're probably normal, especially if you get strong erections and ejaculations like other men your age. If the gynecomastia bothers you, a morning at the surgeon's office will fix things. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I am 18 yo and getting tested for klinefelter syndrome, if diagnosed can I expect full male genital developm., facial hair ect. Considering my age?

I am 18 yo and getting tested for klinefelter syndrome, if diagnosed can I expect full male genital developm., facial hair ect. Considering my age?

It's your call: I've known guys with klinefelter / XXY diagnosed at your age or later. If you have it, or if you have real hypogonadism from some other cause, to accept testosterone replacement for athletics & bone health, but be sure you know you do have a choice. You'll get full male body and sexual development like other guys, including the joys and discomforts of being an adult; most xxy's can't be dads. ...Read more

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Are you a man or woman if you are xxy?

Are you a man or woman if you are xxy?

A man: Xxy is shorthand for the arrangement of chromosomes in klinefelter syndrome. These men are generally well - they have all of their man parts - but can have trouble making testosterone and usually are infertile. There was an argentinian film in 2007 entitled "xxy" about a person with both male and female anatomy - intersex. That might confuse folks. Klinefelter men are physically ... Well ... Men! ...Read more

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Could you explain what is klienfelters (xxy) syndrome?

Could you explain what is klienfelters (xxy) syndrome?

XXY: The klinefelter has a pattern of the sex chromosomes as XXY ( with male features). The extra x comes from an egg that had 2 x's at conception when the male y was added.The resulting fetus with 47 chromosomes is compatible with life.The baby will grow up with male sex characteristics, but often a short penis and sterility by adolescence along with other issues. ...Read more

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What people have XXY chromosomes?

What people have XXY chromosomes?

Klinefelter's : The karyotype of 47, XXY is diagnostic of klinefelter's syndrome. Tall stature, small testes, testicular failure, and gynecomastia are seen in teen boys and men. Often, behavior problems are also seen in these patients. This is fairly common- seen in about 1/500-1/1000 births. ...Read more

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What is klienfelter (xxy) syndrome?

What is klienfelter (xxy) syndrome?

XXY: The klinefelter has a pattern of the sex chromosomes as XXY ( with male features). The extra x comes from an egg that had 2 x's at conception when the male y was added.The resulting fetus with 47 chromosomes is compatible with life.The baby will grow up with male sex characteristics, but often a short penis and sterility by adolescence along with other issues. ...Read more

Male (Definition)

Male refers to the masculine gender, those people ...Read more