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sex organs

A generic term for the primary and secondary sexual organs and tissues: penis, testis and scrotum in males; ovaries, uterus, vagina and vulva in females.
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And the study points in the same direction as research in humans - with increased numbers of baby boys born with undescended testicles, sex organ malformation and reduced sperm counts.
Genitalia -- the external sex organs which include the penis and scrotum and the vulva and the clitoris
That's more than 22 million American women alive today whose sex organs have been surgically removed.
The fish, smallmouth and largemouth bass, are naturally males but for some reason are developing immature eggs inside their sex organs .
However, medical treatments, including surgery on sex organs and medications such as Viagra that directly alter sexual function are allowed.
Our popular culture may be saturated with synthetic gore, but at least we don't spend our leisure time watching real people have their eyes put out, their limbs pulverized, their sex organs amputated and their flesh torn to pieces with red-hot pincers," he writes shortly before describing said amputation and pincer wielding.
So when a child is born with indeterminate sex organs, doctors should hold off on genital surgery until the child has grown enough to identity as male or female.
The case against the couple is the first filed under the Federal Prohibition of Female Genital Mutilation Act of 1995, which outlawed circumcision or removal of certain sex organs of girls under 18 unless there are medical reasons.
One proposed assay, referred to as the Hershberger assay,, uses the androgen sensitivity of several accessory sex organs and tissues of the male reproductive tract.
Ministers have said it will be possible for someone born, for example, as a male to hold a female birth certificate even if they retained male sex organs.
Apart from the ever-shrinking average male budget, the main culprit is the Internet, which not only offers billions of free bytes for the curious surfer but often comes uncensored, a novelty for many in Japan where a mosaic-like effect called bokashi blocks out the sex organs.
Problems may also occur in every organ system, including the digestive tract, heart, and sex organs.