Feminizing genitoplasty | definition of feminizing genitoplasty by Medical dictionary
Surgical reduction in the size of the clitoris, along with construction of a vagina and labia, used to treat female children born with ambiguous genitalia, e.g., those with congenital adrenal hyperplasia or intersex.
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Corporeal sparing dismembered clitoroplasty: an alternative technique for feminizing genitoplasty
PHILADELPHIA -- Women who underwent feminizing genitoplasty had clitoral sensory impairment in a pilot review of six patients.
Feminizing genitoplasty for clitoral reduction is often performed on girls with congenital adrenal hyperplasia.
Of the 29 cases of CAH, 27 decided for female assignment and had feminizing genitoplasty