De Vries nevertheless cautioned that the findings need to be confirmed by further research, and added that her study didn't set out to assess the side effects of puberty suppression. The patients were monitored for any complications, including over-secretion, stenosis, stricture, fistula formation, infection, and bleeding. Breast augmentation or augmentation mammaplasty Although hormone therapy notably helps the breasts to develop, it is often not enough or does not give patients the desired results. Archived from the original on July 4, Discuss your goals and expectations with your surgeon. Vaginal aesthetics The aim of gender reassignment surgery is to achieve genitalia that are female not only from an anatomical and functional point of view but also from an aesthetic point of view.
Cheek augmentation, or cheek implants, is a procedure that generally requires a local anesthetic or a local anesthetic with sedation and it usually lasts between 30 and 45 minutes, if not combined with other operations. The IOC document also cited the case of hyperandrogenism, or presence of high levels of testosterone in female athletes. In the International Classification of Diseases the diagnosis is known as transsexualism . While the WPATH standards of care generally require the patient to have reached the age of majority, they include a separate section devoted to children and adolescents.
In cases of comorbid psychopathologythe standards are to first manage the psychopathology and then evaluate the patient's gender dysphoria.