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2.2.2 Errors in Gonadal Differentiation and Development

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dc.contributor.author Marsh, Karen en_US
dc.contributor.author Bruce, Brendan en_US
dc.contributor.author La Barbera, Andrew R. en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2009-05-05T22:47:48Z en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2012-05-16T16:25:56Z
dc.date.available 2009-05-05T22:47:48Z en_US
dc.date.available 2012-05-16T16:25:56Z
dc.date.created 2008-08-15 en_US
dc.date.issued 2008-08-15 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2374.UC/161 en_US
dc.description GOAL: To describe the control of sexual differentiation and describe the consequences of defective regulatory mechanisms. en
dc.description 2.2 Objective: To describe the causes and manifestations of errors in differentiation and development of the gonads. en
dc.description 2.2.2 Error in Gonadal Differentiation and Development (Photo Gallery)

True Hermaphroditism
-What type of gonadal tissue do true hermaphrodites possess?
-What type of internal reproductive tract is characteristic of true hermaphrodites?
-What is the appearance of the external genitalia of true hermaphrodites?

Ovarian Dysgenesis
-What is the name of the most common form of ovarian dysgenesis?
-Describe the ovaries of patients with this disorder.
-What is the most common karyotype in this disorder?
-What are eight common characteristic of patients with this disorder?
-Would patients with this disorder have normal ovarian function?
-Would plasma level of reproductive hormones be high, low or normal?

Seminiferous Tubule Dysgenesis
-What is the name of the most common form of seminiferous tubule dysgenesis?
-What are the minimal numbers of X and Y chromosomes that define this disorder?
-What is the frequency of this disorder?
-What are the gonadal manifestations of this disorder?
-What are the four principal characteristics of this disorder which lead one to suspect this order in prepubertal boys?

dc.language.iso en_US en
dc.subject.mesh Sex Differentiation en_US
dc.subject.mesh Seminiferous Tubules -- growth & development en_US
dc.subject.mesh Gonads en_US
dc.subject.mesh Reproductive Physiological Phenomena en_US
dc.subject.mesh Ovary -- abnormalities en_US
dc.subject.mesh Hormones en_US
dc.subject.mesh Ovary -- growth & development en_US
dc.subject.mesh Gonadal Steroid Hormones en_US
dc.subject.mesh Hermaphroditism, True en_US
dc.subject.mesh Chromosomes en_US
dc.subject.mesh Sex Determination (Genetics) en_US
dc.subject.mesh Seminiferous Tubules -- abnormalities en_US
dc.subject.mesh Gonadal Dysgenesis en_US
dc.subject.mesh Reproduction en_US
dc.subject.mesh Steroids en_US
dc.title 2.2.2 Errors in Gonadal Differentiation and Development en
dc.type Animation en
dc.publisher.digital University of Cincinnati. College of Medicine en
dc.publisher.OLrepository University of Cincinnati

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