feminizing genitoplasty

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.
See also: genitoplasty
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Timing of surgery for feminizing genitoplasty in patients suffering from congenital adrenal hyperplasia.
In fact, nearly 90% of patients believe that feminizing genitoplasty procedures should be performed within the first year of life (Binet, Hubert Lardy, Francois-Fiquet, & Poli-Merol, 2016)--a powerful affirmation of the medical community's current practice.
Should we question early feminizing genitoplasty for patients with congenital adrenal hyperplasia and XX karyotype?
In a staff, bringing together endocrinologists and pediatric surgeons, the majority opinion was to maintain the female gender of the child after parental consent and achieve a feminizing genitoplasty (vaginoplasty and clitoridoplasty) with bilateral gonadectomy.
Of all the ways, our multidisciplinary staff had decided with parental consent to maintain the female gender of the child and achieve a feminizing genitoplasty with bilateral gonadectomy.
* 46,XY 5-alpha- Female Assignment reductase Feminizing genitoplasty, deficiency gonadactomy, restructuring of labioscrotal folds into labia, vaginoplasty, phalus reduction.
Corporeal sparing dismembered clitoroplasty: an alternative technique for feminizing genitoplasty. J Urol.
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. Two children aged 13 and 16 years refused for a female gender assignment and were assigned male gender and reconstructions performed accordingly.
Of the 29 cases of CAH, all were advised female gender assignment, 27 decided for female assignment and had feminizing genitoplasty.
Re: Measurement of evoked potentials during feminizing genitoplasty: Techniques and applications (letter).