pseudohermaphroditism


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Related to pseudohermaphroditism: Male pseudohermaphroditism, Female pseudohermaphroditism
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congenital condition in which a person has external genitalia of one sex and internal sex organs of the other sex

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21) Type 2 deficiency gives men pseudohermaphroditism with ambiguous external genitalia and no prostate gland.
In 46,XX patients with pseudohermaphroditism, if the patient desires to be male, androgen replacement therapy and genital reconstructive surgery should be considered.
Morphometry and histology of gonads from 13 children with dysgenetic male pseudohermaphroditism," Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, vol.
As a result of the examinations, she was diagnosed with "male pseudohermaphroditism (17-hydroxylase deficiency).
Male pseudohermaphroditism caused by mutations of testicular 17 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase 3.
A novel frameshift mutation in the 5alpha-reductase type 2 gene in Korean sisters with male pseudohermaphroditism.
Type III: It is associated with genitourinary anomalies, other than persistent Mullerian duct (13-20%): hypospadias, pseudohermaphroditism, seminal vesicle cyst, scrotal abnormalities, common deferent duct, and horseshoe kidney.
Compare pseudohermaphroditism [Web3], pseudautotomy [Net] and autosexualism [Dorland's Med.
He said Pinki has male pseudohermaphroditism that, as per genetic Karyotyping, refers to individuals whose gonads are testes ( which are usually present) but whose secondary sexual characteristics or external genitalia may be underdeveloped or may resemble closely like a female.
This is a rare form of male pseudohermaphroditism, characterized by the presence of a uterus and fallopian tubes, in phenotypically and genotypically normal males.
In patients with XY karyotype, male pseudohermaphroditism occurs as a result of absent adrenal and gonadal androgen production.
It was previously observed in pink disease, known to be primarily caused by the use of mercuric chloride teething powers in infants, that altered states of adrenocorticol secretion, excessive production of androgen hormones, and pseudohermaphroditism in infancy and childhood were common occurrences (17).
Other subjects are the W chromosome and sex-linked gene expression in the Japanese frog, the Y chromosome of drosophila melanogaster, and XY male pseudohermaphroditism.