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The Gender Debate: Not Just a Case for Caster Semenya

By Kieran Beckles On September - 18 - 2009

"Semenya is a hermaphrodite. She has male sex organs and no womb or ovaries.”

These were the claims of the Sydney Daily Telegraph last Friday. A source closely involved in the gender testing of the South African athlete leaked the results to the paper.

The source revealed that the results of the IAAF examinations showed that Semenya has internal testes, which produce testosterone. This has resulted in her testosterone levels being three times the normal amount in a female.
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