The Pain That Most Transmen Are Ashamed To Talk About…

We have learned of the higher risks of cancer if a hysterectomy is not completed after five years of being on testosterone. However, we have also learned how difficult it is to get a hysterectomy for transmen.  Discrimination is the largest reason to date.

Never stop fighting for your surgery, if it’s a fight you have to have that is. Pay attention to your body while on testosterone and report any pains that may arise. Reporting this pain gives you a record of your efforts to get help if you are being denied a surgery. Seek out support from friends and family, if possible, and ensure that someone is aware of what you are going through. Most importantly, share these experiences with other transmen

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