However, this was a short chapter, mainly focussed on diagnostic criteria. Naming and classifying syndromes matters. Male pseudohermaphroditism due to testicular hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase deficiency. The connection of the Y chromosome with maleness and masculinity led to associations with what were considered masculine traits, including aggression. This gave new meaning to syndromes as diagnostic categories and shifted the meanings of human bodies as described by diagnosis. In addition, we found significant within-group differences, independent of hormonal therapy.
Baseline venous fasting blood sampling was performed for measurement of hemoglobin A1c, glucose, insulin, sex hormones, and sex hormone binding globulin.
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