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Transgender Surgery Risks

Transgender Surgery Risks

Practically all surgeries are fraught with some degree of risks and complications. The transgender surgery is an irreversible procedure; consequently, you ought to have no doubts or hesitation at all about acknowledging the result of the surgery. Transgender Surgery Risks • Bleeding: is quite frequently seen; blood tends to ooze around the …

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Female to Male: Sex Reassignment Surgery

Female to Male: Sex Reassignment Surgery

This is one of the more controversial aspects of the transgender (TG) experience. There are many transgender folk who choose not to have any surgery, some who pick and choose which surgeries they want, and some who feel they have no choice but to go through all of them. There are also …

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Breast Binding Safety

Breast Binding Safety

Layering, wrapping, compressing, binding is a process that many female-to-male transgender (FTM) people engage in to reduce the appearance of breasts. It involves the compression of chest tissue through a number of methods (such as layering sports bras, using commercially made breast binders, and wrapping ace bandages). In fact, one …

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Transgender Surgery

Transgender Surgery

Transgender surgery is a procedure wherein an individual’s appearance and function of the present sexual characteristics are modified to appear like that of the opposite gender. Terminologies such as masculinizing genitoplasty, feminizing genitoplasty, sex change operation, gender reassignment surgery and sex reassignment surgery are also used. Medically essential Transgender operations …

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Female to Male Transgender: Hormones

Female to Male Transgender: Hormones

Any person on hormones is a chemistry experiment. It is very important to listen to the FTM (or MTF) as they tell you what is occurring for them physically and emotionally. FTMs have learned to watch and monitor the changes they experience over time. On this note, it is very …

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Female to Male Breast Reconstruction

Female to Male Breast Reconstruction

The great challenge in reconstructing a male- appearing chest from a female breast is the management of the overlying breast skin. There is always a “skin excess” when the underlying glandular and fatty breast tissue is surgically removed. One goal in gender reassignment surgery is to manage this skin excess …

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Gender Reassignment Surgery

Gender Reassignment Surgery

Gender reassignment surgery is no longer the novelty it once was. Thousands of transsexuals, both male-to-female and female-to-male, worldwide have now undergone this procedure. But it is still true that only a small fraction of those people who consider themselves to be transgendered actually go this far. The cost is …

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