Significant intersex anomalies occur in up to 1 in 5,000 live born infants. These anomalies are caused by the following factors:1
- 1.Anomalies predictable by endocrine principles and these include defects in
genetic sexual determination
hormonal production and action.
- 2.Anomalies not predictable by endocrine principles
morphological disorders of the perineum.
KeywordsGonadal Dysgenesis Mullerian Duct Live Born Infant Genetic Sexual Determination Streak Gonad
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