Sort by Published at Most Viewed. Any genetic predispositions probably interact with environmental factors that influence development of a sexual orientation. In some instances of Turner syndrome, there is slight mental retardation. One of the goals of AXYS is to encourage families to be aware of the developmental, medical and psychosocial issues that may accompany 47,XXY. Another point at which 47,XXY, may be detected in an affected individual is during infertility testing in adulthood.
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They may be common because these variant genes, in a female, predispose her to mate earlier and more often, and to have more children. Reuse this content. However, they are usually as emotionally mature as other girls of their age. That occurred inwhen scientists confirmed that humans typically have 23 pairs of chromosomes, including two sex chromosomes.
Other myths include assertions that all XXY men are gay or transgendered.