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Definition of the noun xxy

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  1. (genetics) abnormal complement of sex hormones in a male resulting in Klinefelter's syndrome


"XXY" is a 2007 Argentine-Spanish-French drama film written and directed by Lucía Puenzo. Starring Ricardo Darín, Valeria Bertuccelli, Inés Efron, and Martín Piroyansky, the film tells the story of a 15-year-old intersex person, the way her family copes with her condition and the ultimate decision that she must eventually make as she finds her gender identity.

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Google previewSex Chromosomes and Sex-Linked Genes (2013)

by Susumu Ohno

the XXY is a male, although sterile. On the basis of the above findings, it becomes evident that relative potency of the X and the Y of ...

Google previewAdvances in Hypogonadism Research and Treatment: 2011 Edition (2012)


Aneuploicly 47,XXY is the most common abnormality of sex chromosomes in humans, with an incidence of 1/500 male live births,” investigators in Pavia, Italy report. “Only one-third of subjects with KS is, however, diagnosed. The.

Google previewMetric Spaces and Complex Analysis (2008)

by Amar Kumar Banerjee

e XxY is a metric on X x Y (If in a particular, X = Y = R and dx , dYare usual metrics, then we get the Eucliden metric in R2.) Show also, by ...

Google previewBarrelled Locally Convex Spaces (1987)

by P. Pérez Carreras, J. Bonet

2: If X is a metrizable Baire space and Y a metrizable complete space, then XXY is a Baire space. 1.4.3: The product of a non-void family of Baire spaces each of which has a countable pseudo-basis is a Baire space Since a locally convex ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Human Genetics and Disease (2012)

by Evelyn B. Kelly

The karyotype showed the man had an extra X chromosome with the genotype XXY, rather than the normal male XY. Klinefelter syndrome is defined clinically as 47,XXY. A normal person has 46 chromosomes; those with Klinefelter syndrome ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Neuropsychological Disorders (2012)

by Arthur MacNeill Horton

XXY (Klinefelter syndrome): A pediatric quantitative brain magnetic resonance imaging case-control study. Pediatrics, 119, 232-240.

Google previewDictionary of Obstetrics and Gynecology (1988)

by Christoph Zink

XXY - XC) - £ reduction > * [8duction £ disturbBd, G) disturbed, * * : XO Y{) equation ~ Equation C normal © XO normal Non-disjunction: Possible combinations of gonosomes following simple non-disjunction Frequency of Oscillations ...

Google previewDictionary of Analysis, Calculus, and Differential Equations (1999)

by Douglas N. Clark

vector quantity the vector xxy = which is orthogonal to both x and y, has length |x||y|sin0, where 6 is the angle between x and y, and is such that the triple x, y, x x y is right-handed. In matrix notation, j 1 x x y = x 1 x2 xI ...

Google previewConcise Encyclopedia of Special Education (2004)

A Reference for the Education of the Handicapped and Other Exceptional Children and Adults by Cecil R. Reynolds, Elaine Fletcher-Janzen

xxy or xxxy1 in comrast to the normal male genotype of xy 1Reed, ...

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Small photo of Large cluster of Leydig cells in a case of Klinefelter syndrome, characterized by a 47, XXY karyotype. The hyperplasia of the testicular interstitium is typical of this syndrome. More...

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