Dana was born a true hermaphrodite, meaning she had both ovarian tissue and testicular tissue, though neither set of genitalia was capable of sexual reproduction.
A boy means blue or green onesies adorned with trucks and dinosaurs and a future of Ninja Turtles and contact sports.
But what if the bouncing baby doesn’t fit into male or female gender classifications?
One of the first questions an expecting couple asks is the sex of their child.
A girl means pink walls, frilly outfits, flowered headbands and plenty of stuffed toys appropriate for a little girl.
In American medicine, these individuals are referred to as having a “disorder of sex development,” or DSD for short.