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Belgian top model reveals interseksueel to be

Belgian top model reveals interseksueel to be

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The international top model Hanne Gaby Odiele has revealed that they interseksueel. That is to say that they are both male and female sexual characteristics.

The 29-year-old Belgian, living in New York, tells USA Today that her publication will help a taboo.

In the American newspaper does Odiele from the cloths that she was born with non-descended testicles. Which were removed when she was ten because doctors had warned that cancer could cause. On her eighteenth she underwent yet another surgery to her vagina to reconstruct.

The operations gave her a lot of misery and they now want parents to discourage children in similar situations may be unnecessary to undergo surgery. Odieles husband, John Swiatek (also model), says in the newspaper, and be proud that her story has come out.

According to figures from the UN is 1.7 percent of the world’s population to a greater or lesser extent interseksueel. Odiele is suffering from a syndrome in which women male XY chromosomes.

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