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Intersex, discrimination and the healthcare environment : a critical investigation of current English law

  title={Intersex, discrimination and the healthcare environment : a critical investigation of current English law},
  author={Katherine J. Brown},
Of the two thousand babies born each day in England and Wales, at least twenty will have an intersex condition (also known as Disorder of Sex Development). For some, the condition lies dormant for many years, if not for the remainder of their lives, whilst others are born with genital differences to such a degree that it is not possible at birth to inform parents whether their child is ‘male’ or ‘female’. This ‘devastating’ announcement commences a lifetime of potential discrimination for these… Expand


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