That means that I was born externally female, with a uterus and fallopian tubes, but with unformed ovaries.Genetically, however, I have XY (male) chromosomes. There was no difference in me as a child, no ambiguous genitalia as an immediate alert, so I only found out once I failed to start puberty.I started with an XY chromosome set, but because those gonads didn't develop and produced no hormones, my body kept the Y chromosome but just didn't develop male parts.So my body stuck along the default path of looking fully female on the outside, but having no functional female reproductive parts on the inside.I have one ovary, a uterus, and a vagina (via vaginaplasty and labiaplasty) behind my scrotum, but I also have a functional penis and one testicle. Let me tell you — the only thing more awkward than going through puberty is going through puberty.)Woman B: I found out two weeks after my 16th birthday.I have no body hair, female skeleton, and I menstruate. Concerns over an absent period led my parents and I to seek answers at a nearby women's health center. We were told I had typically male chromosomes and no ovaries.
The best I could get is gonadal dysgenesis, which is a fancy way of saying that my gonads (would-be ovaries or testes in the womb) never developed into anything.Are you looking for a hot local chick for a discreet sex date or are you more looking for a long term relationship?Or perhaps you just want a fling or flirt with a hot girl? From Fling to Adult Friend Finder we sorted out the best online dating sites.In the old days, they used to call people like me a "true hermaphrodite," but that is not the modern term. Their office didn't have expertise in intersexuality, so we consulted a prominent research endocrinologist about an hour away. I hadn't started my period, and every time I went to the doctor my mom or I asked about it.So I play the role of male, knowing that I am biologically neither male nor female. After more physical exams and lab work, he charted Swyer Syndrome as the official diagnosis. Because my mom didn't start her period until she was 17, and because I was very active in school sports, they always told us that I was just a late bloomer, and not to worry about it.Toward the end of my Junior year of high school and into the summer I grew much taller really quickly, and gained a lot of weight.