Pseudohermaphroditism

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Pseudohermaphroditism

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Pseudohermaphroditism" returned 36 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Male pseudohermaphroditism presented with sudden cardiac arrest.
 

Author(s): Jaemin Shim, Hye Jin Hwang, Hui-Nam Pak, Moon-Hyoung Lee, Boyoung Joung

Journal: Yonsei Med. J.. 2012 May;53(3):658-61.

 

Torsades de pointes is a life-threatening arrhythmia associated with a number of causes, but is very rare among endocrinologic disorders. We report a case of male pseudohermaphroditism with hyperaldosteronism due to a 17α-hydroxylase deficiency presented with sudden cardiac arrest.

Last Updated: 5 Apr 2012

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[Laparoendoscopic single-site surgery for male pseudohermaphroditism: the initial report].
 

Author(s): Yong Wen, A-bai Xu, Shao-bo Zheng, Chun-xiao Liu, Ya-wen Xu, Hu-lin Li, Kai Xu, Ping Fang, Chuan-yin Li

Journal: Nan Fang Yi Ke Da Xue Xue Bao. 2011 Jun;31(6):933-6.

 

To evaluate the therapeutic effect of laparoendoscopic single-site surgery (LESS) for treatment of male pseudohermaphroditism.

Last Updated: 21 Jun 2011

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Mutations in a novel, cryptic exon of the luteinizing hormone/chorionic gonadotropin receptor gene cause male pseudohermaphroditism.
 

Author(s): Nina Kossack, Manuela Simoni, Annette Richter-Unruh, Axel P N Themmen, Jörg Gromoll

Journal: PLoS Med.. 2008 Apr;5(4):e88.

 

Male pseudohermaphroditism, or Leydig cell hypoplasia (LCH), is an autosomal recessive disorder in individuals with a 46,XY karyotype, characterized by a predominantly female phenotype, a blind-ending vagina, absence of breast development, primary amenorrhea, and the presence of testicular ...

Last Updated: 1 May 2008

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The terms "Pseudohermaphroditism" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Rare forms of female pseudohermaphroditism: when to investigate?].
 

Author(s): Margaret de Castro, Lucila Leico Elias

Journal: Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol. 2005 Feb;49(1):126-37.

 

The congenital adrenal hyperplasia is the commonest cause of ambiguity of the external genitalia at birth, due to classic forms of 21-hydroxylase and 11beta-hydroxylase deficiencies. 3beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase (3betaHSD) is a rare disorder that affects both sexes and female ...

Last Updated: 17 Mar 2006

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[Male pseudohermaphroditism].
 

Author(s): K Isurugi

Journal: Nippon Hinyokika Gakkai Zasshi. 1994 Aug;85(8):1189-212.

 

Male pseudohermaphroditism (MPH) is a complex variety of sexual differentiation disorders characterized by deficiency of masculinization of the internal and/or external genital organs in the presence of testicular development as the male gonad. This condition is caused by embryonic ...

Last Updated: 18 Nov 1994

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Mutation Analysis of 17α-Hydroxylase
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pseudohermaphroditism; Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia; Hypertension

 

Last Updated: 12 Sep 2005

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Mutation Analysis of 17βhydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase 3 Deficiency
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pseudohermaphroditism

 

Last Updated: 20 Dec 2005

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