News


New proposed legislation

A new legislation is proposed that governs the change of legal sex (SOU 2007:16).

Coming talks

Our coming talks on DSD during 2008.

Facts


What does DSD stand for?


DSD is an acronym for Disorder of Sex Development. The definition of DSD is:

Congenital conditions in which development of chromosomal, gonadal, or anatomical sex is atypical.



Are there any medical doctors who specialize in children with DSD, and what is INIS relationship with these doctors?


There are specialized medical DSD teams in all major health regions of Sweden. INIS are invited to hold talks at the annual meetings of these DSD teams. INIS are also invited to hold talks for medical students who specialize in child surgery.





For more information about DSD, see ISNA's FAQ page:


Support groups


Accord Alliance
www.accordalliance.org

Intersex Society of North America
www.isna.org

Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome Support Group (AISSG)
www.aissg.org

Bodies like ours
Intersex Information and Peer Support

www.bodieslikeours.org/forums

AIS Support Group Australia
home.vicnet.net.au/~aissg/