В Китае женщина узнала, что биологически она мужчина только в 26 лет, когда пришла на осмотр к женскому врачу.
Об этом сообщает Asia One.
Известно, что замужняя женщина, пожелавшая остаться анонимной, узнала, что она мужчина. Инцидент произошел в китайской провинции Хунань.
Девушка в 26 лет пришла к гинекологу потому, что не могла забеременеть. Врач сообщил ей, что физиологически она является мужчиной. У пациентки нет матки и яичников, но есть грудь и влагалище. Кроме того, у китаянки есть неопустившиеся яички. В ее ДНК есть Y-хромосома, поэтому он является мужчиной.
С такими аномалиями рождается около 1,7 процента детей.
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