n South African Journal of Sports Medicine - South African Sports Medicine Association (SASMA) consensus statement on policy for managing athletes with disorders of sexual development (DSD) : policy statement

Volume 22, Issue 3
  • ISSN : 1015-5163
  • E-ISSN: 2078-516X



SASMA views disorders of sexual development (DSD) as a medical condition that has profound physical and psychological effects on not only the individuals affected, but also their families. Like any other disorder, this condition has to be managed with a view to offer the best outcomes for affected individuals. When the attending physician identifies stigmata suggesting DSD in a newborn there should be proper consultation and education of parents.

Loading full text...

Full text loading...


Article metrics loading...


This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error