male pseudohermaphroditism


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Related to male pseudohermaphroditism: Female pseudohermaphroditism

male pseudohermaphroditism

[māl ‚süd·ō·hər′maf·rə‚did‚iz·əm]
(medicine)
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A novel missense (R80W) mutation in 17-betahydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 3 gene associated with male pseudohermaphroditism. Eur J Endocrinol 1998 Sep; 139(3): 330-333.
Lu, "Male pseudohermaphroditism with mixed germ cell tumor," Pediatric Blood and Cancer, vol.
Male pseudohermaphroditism results from the defective formation or action of androgens or MIS.
Masculinizing genitoplasty in male pseudohermaphroditism. Pediatr Endocrinol Rev 2004;2(1):15-20.
In patients with XY karyotype, male pseudohermaphroditism occurs as a result of absent adrenal and gonadal androgen production.
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. B&w and color clinical photos, diagnostic images, and other illustrations are included.
Disorders of sexual differentiation can be divided into four major categories: 1) disorders of gonadal differentiation, 2) female pseudohermaphroditism, 3) male pseudohermaphroditism, and 4) unclassified forms.