Advice on the management of ambiguous genitalia
to a young endocrinologist from experienced clinicians.
Finally, we want to emphasize the importance of knowing the prevalence of each etiologic diagnosis of DSD with ambiguous genitalia
and the use of both karyotype and gonadal tissue in the classification of DSD groups.
Since its inception, ISNA has rejected the traditionalist approach to care founded by John Money in the 1950s, and among other things, campaigned to delay gender-confirming genital surgery for infants with ambiguous genitalia
(unless life-threatening) until the child is able to participate in collaborative decision-making (INSA, n.
The clinical and laboratory course of an 11-year-old boy diagnosed with 17-[beta]-HSD3 deficiency at the age of six-weeks old following his presentation with ambiguous genitalia
(stretched penile and bilateral undescended testes) is described.
, the congenital condition in which the external genitalia do not conform to either sex, give rise to extreme anxiety and concern to the parents.
To find out whether a similar 'back door' pathway exists in humans, Anna Biason-Lauber and her colleagues at the University Children's Hospital Zurich in Switzerland investigated the genetic make-up of a family, three of whom have ambiguous genitalia
To find out whether a similar "back door" pathway exists in humans, Anna Biason-Lauber and her colleagues at the University Children's Hospital Zurich in Switzerland investigated the genetic make-up of a family, three of whom have ambiguous genitalia
In many cases, baby girls with ambiguous genitalia
undergo surgery as infants to reposition the clitoris and do necessary vaginal reconstruction.
Intersex is a condition of abnormal sexual maturation resulting in abnormal karyotype or primary or secondary sexual characteristics which can be diagnosed by ambiguous genitalia
or abnormal characteristics during adolescent period.
Sclerocornea, hypertelorism, syndactyly, and ambiguous genitalia
A request for cytogenetic analysis (see below) was based on the clinical presentation of ambiguous genitalia
, cleft palate, pre and postnatal growth retardation.
After a couple of hours we were told he had ambiguous genitalia
which means the genitals had not formed properly, apparently it is not unusual in premature babies.