dysgenesis [dis-jen´ĕ-sis] defective development; see also dysplasia and malformation. gonadal dysgenesis 1. defective development of the gonads. 2. turner’s
A gonad or sex gland or reproductive gland is a mixed gland that produces the gametes (sex cells) and sex hormones of an organism. In the female of the species the
A disorder of sex development (DSD) is a ‘congenital condition in which development of chromosomal, gonadal, or anatomic sex is atypical.’ 46,XX DSD is a disorder of
sex [seks] 1. the fundamental distinction, found in most species of s and plants, based on the type of gametes produced by the individual; also the category to
14-2 SRY – sex reversal Y. A gene on the Y chromosome that initiates the cascade resulting in male sexual differentiation. Gene absent in XY (human) females.
No. The mythological term “hermaphrodite” implies that a person is both fully male and fully female. This is a physiologic impossibility. The words
Sry-negative XX sex reversal (absence of the Sry gene on the Y chromosome)
Sexual differentiation is the process of development of the differences between males and females from an undifferentiated zygote. As male and female individuals
Jan 17, 2012 · From the 1974 comically brilliant ” Frankenstein”, Dr. Frederick Frankenstein meets Igor for the first time. This is my favourite scene from this movie.
Osteoporosis, a chronic, progressive disease of multifactorial etiology (see Etiology), is the most common metabolic bone disease in the United States. It has been