This article seeks to challenge that assumption and to encourage interested parties to reconsider, from an ethical standpoint, the dominant treatment protocols for children and adults with unusual genital anatomy. If the first child is a son, the sex ratio of the second child of Armenian couple averages to be As this paper was in process, the attention paid by the popular media and by physicians to the problems with the dominant clinical protocols increased dramatically, and many more physicians and ethicists have recently come forward to question those protocols. How supportive they were. Today, websites like ZhongYueLove. Understandably, they conclude that their doctors see them as profound freaks and that they must really be freaks. It is the skewed female-male ratios among second and third born children that account for the bulk of the disparity. So how was this possible? The job she was promised never materialised; she is furious with the marriage broker for pocketing almost all the fee. There are now available many autobiographies of adult intersexuals. Our village has 50 or 60 bachelors and only one or two single women. The law also established physicians who can legally provide the procedure and the facilities where abortions can be performed, but did not anticipate sex selective abortion based on technology advances. The Last Line of Defense Even if the male population is a major factor, there is one other factor that has been effective in keeping the male-female relationship stable: In Sub-Saharan Africa, where there are fewer missing women, a woman is generally able to earn income from outside the home, increasing her contributions to her household and contributing to a different overall view of the value of women compared to that of Southeast and East Asia. In China families are less willing to sell male babies even though they carry a higher price in the trade. Nearly every day on the road, they said, they would be circled by young men buzzing them on motorbikes, grabbing their scarves, their bodies, and calling them sexually provocative names.