The initial appearance of the fetal genitalia looks basically feminine: The experience transformed her into an activist. Overview Ambiguous genitalia is a rare condition in which an infant's external genitals don't appear to be clearly either male or female. This is not because Cody is a female. Archived from the original on 28 July Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. The word intersex has come into preferred usage for humans, since the word hermaphrodite is considered to be misleading and stigmatizing,   as well as "scientifically specious and clinically problematic.
Some parents allow their doctors to choose.
Born intersex: The people who are biologically neither male nor female
Development of the reproductive system. Furthermore, differences in brain structure arise, affecting, but not absolutely determining, behavior. In typical prenatal developmentsex organs originate from a common primordium during early gestation and differentiate into male or female sexes. Terrifying whale encounter caught on video. Archived from the original on 3 January Retrieved 12 September