Share this entry

Share this page

testicular feminization

División en sílabas: tes·tic·u·lar fem·i·ni·za·tion

Definición de testicular feminization en inglés:

sustantivo

A condition produced in genetically male people by the failure of tissue to respond to male sex hormones, resulting in normal female anatomy but with testes in place of ovaries.
Example sentences
  • Therefore, testicular feminization or other intersex disorders were not the cause of any female phenotypic appearance.
  • Moreover, in the mouse model of testicular feminization in which male carriers of the X-linked Tfm mutation have no functional androgen receptors, the surfactant level of the Tfm male fetuses is the same as the females.
  • Ten per cent of primary amenorrhoea is caused by androgen insensitivity syndrome (formerly testicular feminisation).

Definición de testicular feminization en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día ingratiate
Pronunciación: ɪnˈɡreɪʃɪeɪt
verb
bring oneself into favour with someone through flattery…