Married man visits doctor, finds out he’s really a woman

Married man visits doctor, finds out he’s really a woman

[Ed. – Sure. Why not?]

A 44-year-old man visited a hospital in Yongkang, Zhejiang Province with stomach pains and blood in his urine only to discover he is really a woman and menstruating.

Doctors at the First People’s Hospital of Yongkang were stunned after CT scans revealed the apparent man, surnamed Chen, possesses a uterus and ovaries, local media reported on Wednesday.

“He had short hair and was dressed in man’s clothes. We did not realize he was a female at first,” said a doctor surnamed Zhao.

Though doctors also removed the benign adrenal tumor causing him abdominal discomfort, a chromosome test confirmed Chen’s gender and that the blood was from menstruation.

Doctors also noted that Chen had no Adam’s apple, no facial hair and a deformed penis.

Chen’s condition was the result of adrenogenital syndrome, a disorder that affects the normal development of genitals and other gender characteristics.

The syndrome can be treated with hormone supplements if detected early, doctors explain.

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