Assessment of Intersex
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Intersex Surgery

Intersex surgery is a common terms use to describe surgery performed to correct birth defects due to intersex conditions or other causes, as well as early injuries of the genitalia. The main purpose of intersex surgery is to transform normal adult genitalia of one sex to that of the other and to make the appearance more normal and to reduce the likelihood of future problems.

Up until now there has been lots of controversy surrounding intersex surgery to whether surgery has failed to achieve the desired outcomes in many cases and also the timing of the surgery (infancy, adolescence or adult age).

This section will cover more over the positive site of intersex surgery examining:

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