Facial and chest hair begins to grow, and arm and leg hair becomes thicker and more coarse. He said that although he accepts that "clitoral orgasm plays a pleasurable and central role in female sexuality and its joys," "[a]ll these favorable attributes, however, emerge just as clearly and just as easily, whether the clitoral site of orgasm arose as a spandrel or an adaptation". InCharles Estienne was the first writer to identify the clitoris in a work based on dissection, but he concluded that it had a urinary function. University of Michigan. Toesca et al. Subscribe Your privacy is important to us. Based on their research, metoidioplasty is still the method of choice for female to male transsexuals who are not sure whether they need phalloplasty at the moment of transition.
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Springer Publishing Company. Germinal epithelium Tunica albuginea cortex Cumulus oophorus Stroma Medulla. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Due to its high level of sensitivity, the clitoris is usually the main player when it comes to the female orgasm. Several conditions can cause an enlarged clitoris in a child. See a doctor if symptoms do not improve within a week.