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Misdiagnosis of XX male syndrome

Misdiagnosis of XX male syndrome

A diagnosis of XX male syndrome may be missed or delayed until puberty, especially if the external genitalia are more male than female. If the external genitalia are ambiguous, the family is more likely to seek medical care....more about XX male syndrome »

XX male syndrome: Hidden Causes Misdiagnosed?

Causes of XX male syndrome may include these medical conditions:

  • The genetic condition is inherited in an autosomal recessive manner
  • more causes...»

XX male syndrome: Medical Mistakes

Related medical mistakes may include:

XX male syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed conditions in related areas may include:

Common Misdiagnoses and XX male syndrome

Misdiagnosed weight-related causes of infertility: A woman's weight status can affect her level of fertility. Although obesity or overweight can in themselves reduce fertility, there are other weight-related or associated medical conditions that further reduce fertility. Some of these hidden causes include COPD, diabetes, thyroid disorders (overactive thyroid or underactive thyroid) and metabolic syndrome. See also other causes of infertility.

XX male syndrome: Rare Types

Rare types of medical disorders and diseases in related medical areas:

General Misdiagnosis Articles

Read these general articles with an overview of misdiagnosis issues.

About misdiagnosis:

When checking for a misdiagnosis of XX male syndrome or confirming a diagnosis of XX male syndrome, it is useful to consider what other medical conditions might be possible misdiagnoses or other alternative conditions relevant to diagnosis. These alternate diagnoses of XX male syndrome may already have been considered by your doctor or may need to be considered as possible alternative diagnoses or candidates for misdiagnosis of XX male syndrome. For a general overview of misdiagnosis issues for all diseases, see Overview of Misdiagnosis.


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