Intersex is an umbrella term used to describe a wide range of natural bodily variations.
Your access to the NCBI website at gov has been temporarily blocked due to a possible misuse/abuse situation involving your site.So I play the role of male, knowing that I am biologically neither male nor female. After more physical exams and lab work, he charted Swyer Syndrome as the official diagnosis. Because my mom didn't start her period until she was 17, and because I was very active in school sports, they always told us that I was just a late bloomer, and not to worry about it.Toward the end of my Junior year of high school and into the summer I grew much taller really quickly, and gained a lot of weight.To restore access and understand how to better interact with our site to avoid this in the future, please have your system administrator contact [email protected]'re the too often forgotten "I" at the end of LGBTQI, but according to the Intersex Society of North America, 1 in every 100 people is born with a body that doesn't fit what we typically think of as "male" or "female." Although some intersex people are identified at birth based on the appearance of their genitalia, others discover their status when puberty hits (or doesn't hit), and others still reach old age without ever learning about their condition. Woman A: Being intersex means being born with some characteristics that don't neatly fit into the "normal" spectrum of human sexual development (were there such a thing).
The best I could get is gonadal dysgenesis, which is a fancy way of saying that my gonads (would-be ovaries or testes in the womb) never developed into anything.