Giving Australians born intersex more control over their own bodies | Special Report | ABC News

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Around 1 in 100 babies are born intersex and undergo surgery when just a baby to make them more typically male or female. Now advocates are pushing to stop unnecessary procedures until intersex children are old enough to consent.

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