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Related to true intersex: female intersex
female intersex a female pseudohermaphrodite.
male intersex a male pseudohermaphrodite.
true intersex a true hermaphrodite.
true intersex(1) True hermaphrodite.
(2) True hermaphroditism.
An individual whose genetic sex may be either male or female and whose sexual characteristics are of both sexes.
See also: intersex
2. an animal which exhibits intersexuality.
includes all patients whose sexual abnormalities are due to sex chromosome abnormalities.
where there is ambiguity in the structure of the gonads, reproductive tract or external genitalia.
patients who have a normal male or female karyotype but whose gonads do not correspond to their chromosomal sex.
patients with normal gonadal and chromosomal sex but their sex organs in whole or in part are abnormal; their other sexual characteristics may also be abnormal.
a true hermaphrodite.