transverse hermaphroditism

n.

Pseudohermaphroditism in which the external genital organs are characteristic of one sex and the gonads are characteristic of the other sex.

Nearby words

  1. transverse fissure of cerebrum,
  2. transverse flute,
  3. transverse fold of rectum,
  4. transverse foramen,
  5. transverse fracture,
  6. transverse horizontal axis,
  7. transverse lie,
  8. transverse ligament of elbow,
  9. transverse ligament of knee,
  10. transverse ligament of perineum


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