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Dichogamy, also known as sequential hermaphroditism, occurs when an individual in a species is born as one gender, but eventually transitions into the alternate gender.
It doesn't upset me.'God made me the way I am and I accept myself.
According to Greek mythology, a nymph became enamored with Hermaphroditus and asked the gods to keep them from separating.
The gods granted her request and combined their bodies into one hermaphrodite body, so they would never be apart.
The gender-test results could see her stripped of the gold medal she won last month in Berlin, although the IAAF claimed the recovering the medal would prove difficult.
Semenya, said the paper, is unaware of the tests identifying her as a hermaphrodite.
World champion 800m runner Caster Semenya is a hermaphrodite with no womb or ovaries, an Australian newspaper has claimed.
Quoting a source close to the International Association of Athletics Federations, the Sydney Daily Telegraph said Semenya had internal testes - male sexual organs which produce testosterone and which in turn produces muscle bulk, body hair and a deep voice.Fans in South Africa have strongly defended the runner amid claims by doubters that she won her medal unfairly because she was really a man.The population has rallied behind 'Our Girl', hitting back at the accusations with further allegations of racism.In the past you used to do a gynaecological exam, blood test, chromosome test, whatever.That's why (the findings) were challenged, because it's not quite so simple.'So what they do now is they do everything, and then they can say look, not only has she got this, she's got that and the other.Hermaphroditism in humans is now referred to as intersex, a term that describes a wide variety of conditions including the appearance of ambiguous genitalia and improper hormone balance.