Disorders of Sex Development


CSP: disorder or perturbation of rate or processes of sexual maturation; includes abnormalities in sexual differentiation due to the presence or absence of genetic and endocrine factors; sex determining genes dictate the gonadal sex whereas the fetal testicular hormones determine the somatic sex during sex differentiation.,MSH: In gonochoristic organisms, congenital conditions in which development of chromosomal, gonadal, or anatomical sex is atypical. Effects from exposure to abnormal levels of GONADAL HORMONES in the maternal environment, or disruption of the function of those hormones by ENDOCRINE DISRUPTORS are included.

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