One-stage gender reassignment surgery in female-to-male transsexuals

Background

Gender confirmation surgery (GCS) for female-to-male transsexuals includes removal of breasts and female genitalia, as well as complete genital and urethral reconstruction. Simultaneous multidisciplinary approach enabled us to... [ view full abstract ]

Aim(s)

Our aim is to present our results in one-stage female-to-male gender confirmation surgery. [ view full abstract ]

Main Outcome Measures

Between January 2008 and March 2016, totally 473 female transsexuals, aged 18–56 years (mean age 31.5) underwent metoidioplasty. Out of the total number, 137 patients (29%) underwent simultaneous hysterectomy, while 79... [ view full abstract ]

Methods

Outcomes are defined according to surgery time, postoperative hospital stay, as well as complication rates. [ view full abstract ]

Results

The mean follow-up was 40 months (ranged from 16 to 94). Mean surgery time was 260 minutes (range 215-325). Mean postoperative hospital stay was 4 days (3-6 days). Complications occurred in 23 out of 79 patients (29.1%). There... [ view full abstract ]

Conclusion

With simultaneous multidisciplinary approach of experienced teams, single-stage gender confirmation surgery presents a viable, time and cost saving procedure. Complication rates do not differ from reported rates in... [ view full abstract ]

Authors

Borko Stojanovic (Belgrade gender dysphoria team), Marta Bizic (Belgrade gender dysphoria team), Vladimir Kojovic (Belgrade gender dysphoria team), Miroslav Djordjevic (Belgrade gender dysphoria team)

Topic Area

Oral & Poster Topics: Surgery

Session

PS-5 » E-Posters Surgery (1) (16:30 - Thursday, 6th April, Adriatic)

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