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intersex

 [in´ter-seks]
female intersex a female pseudohermaphrodite.
male intersex a male pseudohermaphrodite.
true intersex a true hermaphrodite.

intersex

(ĭn′tər-sĕks′)
n.
1. An intersexual individual.
2. The condition of being intersexual.
adj.
Intersexual.

intersex

A person with bodily or psychological characteristics of both man and woman. A person of ambiguous sex. See also HERMAPHRODITISM.

intersex

an individual with characteristics intermediate between those of a male and a female.
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The intersex people may have finally got legal recognition, but the greater challenge remains the social recognition of this community," Suba North MP Millie Odhiambo said.
On June 27, intersex activist Noah Rieser will lead the panel "LGBTQIA+ Greatness in Leadership: An Equality Talk" on Austria's recent legislation allowing for a third gender option in legal documents at the De la Salle-College of Saint Benilde.
Amie Schofield knows those sufferings better than most: This was not her first intersex child.
As many CAH-affected families have described it, the children overwhelmingly identify with their chromosomal gender, to the point where many with CAH even repudiate the label of "intersex." Furthermore, they contend that such surgeries are not gender reassignment surgeries.
Semenya was born with the intersex condition hyproandrogenism, which leads to higher amounts of testosterone.
Other countries have approved laws in recent years to help recognise intersex people.
Intersex refers to 'congenital anomaly of the reproductive system' while GID, or transsexualism, is a complex clinical condition that often ends up in a sex reassignment surgery.
'Sometimes, people leave intersex babies outside the building of the hospital.
"Women with intersex variations have the same rights to dignity and bodily integrity as all women.
While people have tended to take a stance on issues of gay marriage and transgender rights, issues regarding intersex individuals have not typically been included in the discussion, especially among Christians.
Transgender people are typically confused for intersex individuals, who represent a very small percentage of the transgender group.
En donde el termino Intersex es una especie de sombrilla que abarca esta diversidad corporal.

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