sex reassignment

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Change of sex from male to female or vice versa. In 2003, the International Olympic Committee published a statement that any ‘individuals undergoing sex reassignment from male to female before puberty, should be regarded as girls (and women)’ and that this applies as well for female to male reassignments who should be regarded as boys and men. See also gender verification.

Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

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