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Gender verification in sport: the need for change?
  1. M A Ferguson-Smith,
  2. E A Ferris
  1. University of Cambridge, UK.

    Abstract

    Most of an estimated one in 504 sportswomen fail the gender verification test unjustly. Until clinical examination becomes acceptable, a new code of practice is proposed which avoids unfair disqualification.

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