Problem

Congenital anomalies of genital organs


Experimental visualization of narrower problems
Other Names:
Birth defects involving the sex organs
Ambiguous genitals
Ambiguous genitalia
Clitoromegaly
Micropenis
Androgen insensitivity
Testicular feminization
Cryptorchism
Testicular maldescent
Cryptorchidism
Monorchism
Incidence:

The general rise in birth defects of the genitals are caused by chemicals introduced into the environment that act like hormones. Hormones that control cellular reproduction in effect control our ability to have children and our susceptibility to cancer, so it is very important not to interfere with the chemical messages they transfer throughout the body. All kinds of animals are affected, not just humans.

Related Problems:
Small genitalia
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being
Date of last update
23.07.2019 – 22:00 CEST