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The surgery has other lifelong impacts, as well—some research has shown that 20 to 30 percent of these surgeries have resulted in a dramatic loss of sexual sensation.“We’re trying to take a lot of the alarm out of it, just by saying to everybody—even people in the medical community—to slow down and not rush to ‘fix’ something right away,” says Green.

“The classic case is for the child to be swooped up and put in neonatal care.

But we are not our genitals, any of us, whether our bodies are ‘right’ or not.

Navigating the issue with her parents was another story.“Her initial emotional reaction was, ‘Oh, did I do something to cause this thing to happen?But one movement intersex advocates are not sure they want to be automatically lumped in with is the gay-rights struggle.For one thing, that all intersex people are gay is one myth intersex activists hope to dispel.“And the fact that the word has ‘sex’ in it, that’s double jeopardy.Particularly for parents of a newborn who hear that word for the first time, it’s so alarming.

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