|gonadal agenesis -->|
Congenital absence of essentially all gonadal tissue; the external genitalia and genital ducts are female, but if interstitial cells of Leydig are present, the external genitalia are commonly ambiguous and the genital ducts are female.
See: gonadal dysgenesis.
Synonyms: gonadal agenesis.
(05 Mar 2000)
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