Sex reassignment regret

Duration: 6min 41sec Views: 1647 Submitted: 09.09.2020
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Instead, I was diagnosed with gender dysphoria and given the green light to start transition by my doctor on the first visit. He provided testimony in an amicus brief for the U. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, decided in Hayes Inc. Further, the prevalence of suicide attempts among patients was not ameliorated by hormone therapy. Other studies have shown negative consequences of surgical intervention, including a significant increase in suicide attempts and successful attempts.

Hormones, surgery, regret: I was a transgender woman for 8 years — time I can't get back

Transgender sex change regret: Transitioning won't heal real issues

Try out PMC Labs and tell us what you think. Learn More. A rare, but consequential, risk of gender affirming surgery GAS is post-operative regret resulting in a request for surgical reversal. Responses were analyzed using descriptive statistics. A MeSH search of the gender-affirming outcomes literature was performed on PubMed for relevant studies pertaining to regret.

‘Gender transition’ regret deserves a voice, says former patient

Try out PMC Labs and tell us what you think. Learn More. There is an unknown percentage of transgender and gender non-confirming individuals who undergo gender-affirmation surgeries GAS that experiences regret.
The BBC dedicated an hour to the topic on two of its flagship programs in late November, and right-wing outlets such as The Daily Wire and Breitbart covered the topic with an explicitly transphobic spin. New York magazine published a piece last month about another advocacy group for ex-trans people where one interviewee expressed concern that "many teenage women No one disputes that transition regret does exist and that there are trans people who return to the sex they were assigned at birth. However, trans advocates say some of the recent coverage around the topic portrays detransitioning as much more common than it actually is, fueling misconceptions about the gender transition process and painting trans people as just temporarily confused or suffering from a misdiagnosed psychological disorder. This misleading information, they say, can have serious real-world consequences, from misguided policy proposals to social stigma.