Ambiguous genitalia

Genitals - ambiguous; Uncertain genitalia; Atypical genitalia

Ambiguous genitalia is a rare condition where a child is born with outer genitals that do not clearly look either male or female. They may have features of both sexes or not be fully developed. The characteristics of the child's genitals may not match their internal sex organs or their genetic sex.

This condition is also called uncertain genitalia or atypical genitalia.

Ambiguous genitalia is common in children with differences of sex development (DSD).



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