Patient EducationNov | 25 | 2019
Disorders of sexual development (DSD) are a series of conditions that affect a person’s genitals or reproductive organs. Learn about DSD, including the different types of DSD, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.
Babies who are born with incompletely developed external genitals or with external genitals which do not match their internal organs are said to have disorders of sexual development (DSD). DSD are considered congenital problems (problems present at birth) of development. DSD can have many causes.
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