The Year in Review: Surgery

Background

The number of patients seeking gender reassignment surgery is increasing. We should be aware of the different surgical options. [ view full abstract ]

Aim(s)

To review the latest gender reassignment surgical techniques, as well different aspects of surgical treatment. [ view full abstract ]

Main Outcome Measures

An electronic search of literature was conducted for articles published between April 2015 till March 2017. Key words were: transgender surgery, ftm, mtf, facial feminization, breast reduction. [ view full abstract ]

Methods

Results

Over 40 publications were selected. Most of the studies were about reconstruction of genitalia. Other topics were facial feminization, breast reduction and augmentation and voice feminization. [ view full abstract ]

Conclusion

Comparing with period before, increased number of publications is noticed. [ view full abstract ]

Authors

Miroslav Djordjevic (School of Medicine, University of Belgrade)

Topic Area

Oral & Poster Topics: Plenary

Session

PLS-4 » Plenary Session IV: the Year in Review (09:00 - Saturday, 8th April, Pacific)

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