A 66-year-old man who went to the doctor in Hong Kong for swelling in his abdomen discovered he is actually a woman.

Turner syndrome

A 66-year-old man who went to the doctor in Hong Kong for swelling in his abdomen discovered he is actually a woman. Doctors realized the patient was female after they found the swelling came from a large cyst on an ovary, the Hong Kong Medical Journal reported. The man had Turner syndrome, which causes women to lack some female features, and congenital adrenal hyperplasia, which boosted his male hormones and made him look like a man. The man grew up an orphan. The Post said he has a beard, small penis and no testes. According to the Post, he wishes to continue identifying as male and may receive male hormone treatment. The Hong Kong Medical Journal, which published the information yesterday, said only six cases of people with both disorders had ever been reported in medical literature.

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