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Table 4 Factors assessed in determination of sex assignment

From: Assessing sex assignment concordance with genotype and phenotype

Factors assessed at birth Male sex assignment (%) Female sex assignment (%) Kappa agreement with factor
Karyotype 46.8 53.2 0.371*
External anatomy 47.7 52.3 0.774*
Internal anatomy 42.9 57.1 0.571*
**Hormones 55.6 44.4 0.283
Factors assessed during GMT evaluation Male sex assignment (%) Female sex assignment (%) Kappa agreement with factor
Karyotype 46.8 53.2 0.520*
External Anatomy 56.8 43.2 0.954*
Internal Anatomy 50.0 50.0 0.714*
**Hormones 63.0 37.0 0.557*
  1. * Statistically significant at p < 0.05.
  2. ** Refers to hormonal testing to rule in or rule out presence of androgens. Normal female and male levels in children were considered the normal cut offs.