Pictures Of Ambiguous Genitalia

Ambiguous Genitalia Female

Figure 5.33. Hispanic female infant with ambiguous genitalia as a result of 21-hydroxylase deficiency. Infant presented on the 8th day of life with a serum potassium of 10 mEq/dL and a serum sodium of 108 mEq/dL due to congenital adrenal hyperplasia. Note die cli-toromegaly and marked increase in pigmentation. Karyotype was 46 XX.

Figure 5.33. Hispanic female infant with ambiguous genitalia as a result of 21-hydroxylase deficiency. Infant presented on the 8th day of life with a serum potassium of 10 mEq/dL and a serum sodium of 108 mEq/dL due to congenital adrenal hyperplasia. Note die cli-toromegaly and marked increase in pigmentation. Karyotype was 46 XX.

Figure 5.34. This female infant with ambiguous genitalia due to congenital adrenal hyperplasia presented in adrenal crisis at die age of 17 days widi a serum potassium of 6.6 niEq/dL and a serum sodium of 117 mEq/dL. She responded rapidly to dierapy.

Figure 5.35. True hermaphroditism in an infant widi an XX karyotype. Note the prominent phallus, lax labio-scrotal folds, and urogenital sinus at die base of die phallus. Ovotestes were present in die abdomen. Most true hermaphrodites look more masculine dian feminine. Cryptorchidism and inguinal herniae diat contain a gonad or a vestigial uterus and fallopian tubes are present in about 50% of diese infants.

Figure 5.36. There was masculinization of this female infant following the use of diethylstilbestrol in the mother. Note the marked clitoromegaly. The presence of the vaginal secretion confirms the sex of this child. (See Volume I, Chapter 3, "Effects of Maternal Medication.")

Figure 5.36. There was masculinization of this female infant following the use of diethylstilbestrol in the mother. Note the marked clitoromegaly. The presence of the vaginal secretion confirms the sex of this child. (See Volume I, Chapter 3, "Effects of Maternal Medication.")

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