PMID: 14473851Jan 1, 1962Paper

Cytogenetic abnormality in man, wider implications of theories of sex chromatin origin

California Medicine
C P MILES

Abstract

Female nuclei may be identified by means of sex chromatin. In general the number of sex chromatin bodies is one less than the number of X chromosomes. An exception to this rule is a case of sex chromatin-positive XO Turner's syndrome. This case suggests the possibility of sex chromatin-positive XY males, and it may be evidence for chromosomal differentiation.

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