Psychosexual development in children with disorder of sex development (DSD)--results from the German Clinical Evaluation Study.

@article{Jrgensen2010PsychosexualDI,
  title={Psychosexual development in children with disorder of sex development (DSD)--results from the German Clinical Evaluation Study.},
  author={Martina J{\"u}rgensen and Eva Kleinemeier and A Eberhard Lux and Thomas D. Steensma and Peggy T. Cohen-Kettenis and Olaf Hiort and Ute Thyen},
  journal={Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM},
  year={2010},
  volume={23 6},
  pages={565-78}
}
Psychosexual development is influenced by biological and psychosocial factors. Human beings show a great variability in psychosexual development both between and within gender-groups. However, there are relatively stable gender-related behaviors and self-perceptions, in which males and females differ distinctly. There is strong evidence that high concentrations of androgens lead to more male-typical behavior and that this also influences gender identity. Disorders of sex development (DSD… CONTINUE READING