genitoplasty

genitoplasty

 [jen´ĭ-to-plas″te]
plastic surgery on the genital organs.

genitoplasty

(jen-ĭ-tō-plas'tē),
Surgical alteration of external genitals, as in neonatal sex reassignment.
[genital + -plasty]

genitoplasty

(jen′ĭ-tō-plas″tē) [ genito- + -plasty]
Reparative surgery on the genital organs.

feminizing genitoplasty

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.

genitoplasty

plastic surgery on the reproductive (genital) organs.
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Three former surgeons also argued in a policy paper titled "Re-Thinking Genital Surgeries on Intersex Infants" that cosmetic genitoplasty should be deferred unless children are old enough to voice their view.
This article will, however, review the advantages of early and delayed genitoplasty and cosmetic genital alteration for infants with a subgroup of DSD, such as 46 XX newborns with CAH (virilized females), and 46,XY infants with androgen insensitivity syndrome and 5-alpha-reductase deficiency (feminized or undervirilized males).
Treatment generally performed is phalloplasty or feminizing genitoplasty.
Corporeal sparing dismembered clitoroplasty: an alternative technique for feminizing genitoplasty.
Genitoplasty - a sex-change operation on newborn girls - is a mushrooming, and deeply disturbing, business in India.
Recent media reports of genitoplasty (a sex change operation) being conducted on young
The papers and Round Up summaries in this journal issue and their sources use the following terms for a mind-boggling list of procedures: labia reduction, labiaplasty (also called nynfoplastia in Brazil), genitoplasty, pulling the labia to make them longer, filling or replenishing of the labia majora, female genital reshaping, intimate surgery (translated from the Brazilian cirurgia intima), vaginal narrowing or tightening (e.
And then there are the big women's competitions, by which I mean the competitions for big women, such as the three-day moustache-growing event and the cosmetic Adam's apple removal, which make limited appeal to anybody who's not either considering a career in reconstructive genitoplasty or a card-carrying pervert.
PHILADELPHIA -- Women who underwent feminizing genitoplasty had clitoral sensory impairment in a pilot review of six patients.
Schober, "Long-Term Outcome of Feminizing Genitoplasty for Intersex," Pediatric Surgery and Urology: Long Term Outcomes, ed.