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In addition, inclusion of gender in a diagnostic label increases confusion for the parents and even the medical team at the time of gender assignment decisions.
From a patient's perspective, the nomenclature has two main issues.
One is gender labeling, which is often psychologically harmful to the patient.
The fantasies attached to the word “hermaphrodite” have also given rise to a whole industry catering to individuals with paraphilias, looking for sexual gratification with a mythical image of a Man/Woman.
Why has the gonado-centric model not changed throughout the years?