Potential autofertility in true hermaphrodites

@article{Bayraktar2018PotentialAI,
  title={Potential autofertility in true hermaphrodites},
  author={Zeki Bayraktar},
  journal={The Journal of Maternal-Fetal \& Neonatal Medicine},
  year={2018},
  volume={31},
  pages={542 - 547}
}
  • Z. Bayraktar
  • Published 1 February 2018
  • Medicine, Biology
  • The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine
Abstract This article examines the studies on the pregnancies of true hermaphrodites and self-fertilization in hermaphrodite mammals that have been published in the last 40 years. The number of hermaphrodite pregnants reported in the literature since 1975 was 14, the number of pregnancies was 26 and the number of healthy born babies was 20. All of the babies that were born were male. The pregnancy developed following gonadectomy in seven cases (nine pregnancies). In some cases, either… 

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  • Biology
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  • Z. Bayraktar
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  • Philosophy
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