pseudohermaphroditism

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pseu·do·her·maph·ro·dite

 (so͞o′dō-hər-măf′rə-dīt′)
n.
One that possesses the internal reproductive organs of one sex while exhibiting some of the external physical characteristics of the opposite sex.

pseu′do·her·maph′ro·dit′ic (-dĭt′ĭk) adj.
pseu′do·her·maph′ro·dit·ism n.
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Noun1.pseudohermaphroditism - congenital condition in which a person has external genitalia of one sex and internal sex organs of the other sex
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Morphometry and histology of gonads from 13 children with dysgenetic male pseudohermaphroditism," Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, vol.
Male pseudohermaphroditism due to 17 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase deficiency: studies on the natural history of the defect and effect of androgens on gender role.
A novel frameshift mutation in the 5alpha-reductase type 2 gene in Korean sisters with male pseudohermaphroditism.
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.