Intersex Patients 'Routinely Lied to By Doctors'
Doctors in the UK routinely lied to patients with disorders of sex development known as intersex conditions, the BBC has found. A leading paediatric consultant told BBC Radio 4 that withholding the truth of patients' diagnoses had been "widespread". Jeanette, now 71, was operated on at the age of 16 to remove her hidden testes. She discovered the truth only when she was 50.
May 22 / BBC