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Genitals and Urinary Tract

The urinary tract includes the kidneys, ureters, and the bladder while the genital system includes the reproductive organs. While urinary tract infections are common in young children, there are other illnesses or diseases that can affect these areas of the body as well.

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Explaining Disorders of Sex Development & Intersexuality

​The first question new parents ask is “Is it a boy or a girl?” However, for an estimated 1 in 2,000 children born each year, this is a difficult question to answer. These are children born with a disorder of sex development (DSD) – a group of about 60 conditions in which biological sex, or being male or female, is not clear.