Published in Women's Health Weekly, March 19th, 2009
"A true hermaphrodite with a spontaneous pregnancy prenatally known to have a remaining portion of a right ovotestis, delivered a male neonate. The mother has a 46, XX karyotype with polymerase chain reaction demonstrating low levels of the Yq12 sequence. Postpartum androgen levels were normal," wrote B.A.H. Schultz and colleagues, Case Western Reserve University.
The researchers concluded: "Partial removal of testicular...
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