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genitalia

[‚jen·ə′tāl·yə]
(anatomy)
The organs of reproduction, especially those which are external.
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Males that were frozen a few seconds after they stopped vibrating their wings had their genitalia inside the ovipositor or the vagina (n = 8).
La genitalia del macho no presenta estructuras visibles.
In widow spiders (Latrodectus), the tip of one or both of the male's intromittent organs (emboli) often breaks-off during copulation to be left inside the female's genitalia (Levi 1959; Bhatnagar & Rempel 1962; Wiehle 1967; Kaston 1970; Berendonck & Greven 2002; Segoli et al.
Many parents want to "deal with it" while the baby is still very young--thinking that an operation to change the child's external genitalia will "sort out the problem."
To begin with and for argument sake, let us agree that FGM includes any intended permanent damage to part/parts or all the external female genitalia, with particular emphasis on the girl child for non therapeutic purposes.
To do that, we established a morphological differentiation using intemal genitalia anda molecular differentiation using a PCR-RFLP analysis of the 18S rDNA region of 11 species from three genera of the family Chrysopidae (Ceraeochrysa, Chrysoperla, and Leucochrysa), some of whom could be important biological control agents of the yellow sugar cane aphid S.
My mother was advised that because of the ambiguous genitalia, no surgery should be done until I was of age.
Surprised Jessica Risley, 25, was told her pup had both male and female organs and genitalia.
A Tory MP has accused the author Will Self of "winding him up" by asking a personal question about his genitalia just before they went on live TV.
(2015) diagnosed the family Meessiidae based on the following adult characters: small moths (wingspans 3-12 mm); forewing relatively slender and tapering, venation of hindwing reduced, male genitalia symmetrical, and the long oviscapt of female genitalia with posterior apophyses nearly 3 times longer than the anterior apophyses (Regier et al.
KEYWORDS: Ambiguous genitalia, Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia, Disorder of Sex Development.
On examination there were sparse axillary and pubic hair with ambiguous genitalia. 46XX karyotype, hypoplastic uterus on CT scan and elevated ACTH and 17-hydroxyprogesterone levels lead to the diagnosis of female pseudohermaphroditism due to congenital adrenal hyperplasia and patient was started on glucocorticoids and fludrocortisone by endocrinologist and was also referred to plastic surgeon.