is a protein produced by the placenta and ovaries The quad screen is a maternal blood screening test which is similar to the Triple Screen Test (also know as AFP Plus and the Multiple Marker Screening).
The brunette - who currently works for a non-profit addressing the legal rights of intersex individuals - immediately phoned her mother to discuss her suspicions and was shocked to find her worst fears confirmed.
These tests DO NOT diagnose a problem; they only signal that further testing should be done.
The quad screen test involves drawing blood from the mother, which takes about 5 to 10 minutes.
However, the person does not menstruate and become fertile.
Vocal: Using social media to voice her thoughts, she recently tweeted: 'Diagnosed [with] testicular feminization (AIS) & labeled male pseudo-hermaphrodite exist in the gray.