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Transgender hormone therapy

Index Transgender hormone therapy

Transgender hormone therapy, also sometimes called cross-sex hormone therapy, is a form of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) in which sex hormones and other hormonal medications are administered to transgender or gender variant individuals for the purpose of more closely aligning their secondary sexual characteristics with their gender identity. [1]

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A Change of Sex

A Change of Sex is a multi-part television documentary about English trans woman Julia Grant.

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Androgen replacement therapy

Androgen replacement therapy (ART), often referred to as testosterone replacement therapy (TRT), is a class of hormone replacement therapy in which androgens, often testosterone, are replaced.

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Anna Anthropy

Anna Anthropy is an American video game designer whose works include Mighty Jill Off and Dys4ia.

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Australian Greens

The Australian Greens (commonly known as The Greens) is a green political party in Australia.

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Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires is the capital and most populous city of Argentina.

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Buserelin

Buserelin, sold under the brand name Suprefact among others, is a medication which is used primarily in the treatment of prostate cancer and endometriosis.

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Callen-Lorde Community Health Center

Callen-Lorde Community Health Center is a primary care center located at 356 West 18th Street in New York, NY.

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Chlormadinone acetate

Chlormadinone acetate (CMA), sold under the brand names Belara, Lutéran, and Prostal among others, is a progestin and antiandrogen medication which is used in birth control pills to prevent pregnancy, as a component of menopausal hormone therapy, and in the treatment of gynecological disorders as well as androgen-dependent conditions like enlarged prostate and prostate cancer in men and acne and hirsutism in women.

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Corey Maison

Corey Maison (born) is a transgender teenager.

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Cuban National Center for Sex Education

The National Center for Sex Education (Centro Nacional de Educación Sexual, or CENESEX) is a government-funded body in Cuba.

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Detransition

Detransitioning is the process of changing one's gender presentation and/or sex characteristics back to one's assigned sex, following an earlier transgender transition.

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Eliana Rubashkyn

Eliana Rubashkyn (אליאנה רובשקין)(born 25 June 1988) is a Colombian–born, former stateless, New Zealander, known internationally for being the first birth-assigned male to female trans woman legally recognised as a woman under international law without undergoing sex reassignment surgery, although she is medically intersexual.

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Estradiol (medication)

Estradiol, also spelled oestradiol, is a medication and naturally occurring steroid hormone.

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Estradiol undecylate

Estradiol undecylate, or estradiol undecanoate, sold under the brand name Progynon Depot 100 among others, is a medication which has been used in the treatment of prostate cancer in men.

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Gender dysphoria

Gender dysphoria (GD), or gender identity disorder (GID), is the distress a person experiences as a result of the sex and gender they were assigned at birth.

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Gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist

A gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist (GnRH agonist) is a type of medication which affects gonadotropins and sex hormones.

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Hannah Mouncey

Hannah Mouncey (born Callum Mouncey on 21 October 1989) is an Australian handball and Australian rules football player.

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Healthcare and the LGBT community

LGBT topics in medicine are those that relate to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people's health issues and access to health services.

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History of transgender people in the United States

This article addresses the history of transgender people in the United States from prior to western contact until the present.

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Hormone replacement therapy

Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is any form of hormone therapy wherein the patient, in the course of medical treatment, receives hormones, either to supplement a lack of naturally occurring hormones or to substitute other hormones for naturally occurring hormones.

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Hormone therapy

Hormone therapy or hormonal therapy is the use of hormones in medical treatment.

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Julia Kaye

Julia Kaye (born June 15, 1988) is an American artist and illustrator.

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LGBT culture in Argentina

The history of LGBT culture in Argentina can be traced back to the indigenous Mapuche people, who possessed a third gender called weye, gave equal treatment to male, female, transgender and intersexual people, and had a wide diversity of sexual practices.

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LGBT history in Australia

This article details the history of the LGBT rights movement in Australia, from the colonial era to the present day.

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LGBT people in prison

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) prisoners often face additional challenges compared to heterosexual and cisgender prisoners.

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LGBT rights by country or territory

Laws affecting lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people vary greatly by country or territory; everything from the legal recognition of same-sex marriage to the death penalty as punishment for same-sex romantic/sexual activity or identity.

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LGBT rights in Argentina

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) rights in Argentina are among the most advanced in the world.

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LGBT rights in Australia

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights in Australia have advanced since the late 20th century to the point where LGBT people in Australia are protected from discrimination and enjoy the same rights and responsibilities as others.

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LGBT rights in Israel

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) rights in Israel are the most tolerant in the Middle East, and among the most tolerant in Asia.

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LGBT rights in South Africa

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in South Africa enjoy the same rights as non-LGBT people.

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LGBT rights opposition

LGBT rights opposition is the opposition to legal rights, proposed or enacted, for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people.

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List of therapies

This is a list of types of medical therapy, including forms of traditional medicine, alternative medicine, and quackery.

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List of transgender-related topics

The term transgender is multi-faceted and complex, especially where consensual and precise definitions have not yet been reached.

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Medical uses of bicalutamide

The medical uses of bicalutamide, a nonsteroidal antiandrogen (NSAA), include the treatment of androgen-dependent conditions and hormone therapy to block the effects of androgens.

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Methods of passing as female

This article discusses methods of passing as female.

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Miriam (TV personality)

Miriam Rivera (born c. 1981) is a Mexican transgender woman who appeared on the reality television shows There's Something About Miriam and Big Brother Australia 2004.

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Norman Spack

Norman P. Spack is an American pediatric endocrinologist at Boston Children's Hospital, where he co-founded the hospital's Gender Management Service (GeMS) clinic in February 2007; it is America's first clinic to treat transgender children.

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Postmenopausal hormone therapy

Menopausal hormone therapy (MHT), or postmenopausal hormone therapy (PHT, PMHT), also known as hormone replacement therapy in menopause, is a form of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) which is used in postmenopausal, perimenopausal, and surgically menopausal women.

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Progestin

A progestin is a type of medication which is used most commonly in hormonal birth control and menopausal hormone therapy.

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Real-life experience (transgender)

The real-life experience (RLE), sometimes called the real-life test (RLT), is a period of time in which transgender individuals live full-time in their preferred gender role.

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Sex reassignment surgery

Sex reassignment surgery or SRS (also known as gender reassignment surgery, gender confirmation surgery, genital reconstruction surgery, gender-affirming surgery, or sex realignment surgery) is the surgical procedure (or procedures) by which a transgender person's physical appearance and function of their existing sexual characteristics are altered to resemble that socially associated with their identified gender.

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Sex reassignment therapy

Sex reassignment therapy is the medical aspect of gender transitioning, that is, modifying one's characteristics to better suit one's gender identity.

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Sex-hormonal agent

A sex-hormonal agent, also known as a sex-hormone receptor modulator, is a type of hormonal agent which specifically modulates the effects of sex hormones and of their biological targets, the sex hormone receptors.

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Sexual orientation and gender identity in the Australian military

Sexual orientation and gender identity in the Australian military are no longer relevant considerations in the 21st century, with the Australian Defence Force (ADF) allowing LGBT people to serve openly and access the same entitlements as other personnel.

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Therapy

Therapy (often abbreviated tx, Tx, or Tx) is the attempted remediation of a health problem, usually following a diagnosis.

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Transgender

Transgender people have a gender identity or gender expression that differs from their assigned sex.

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Transgender health care

Transgender health care is the health related care of preventative medicine, physical health, and mental health that transgender people experience.

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Transgender hormone therapy (female-to-male)

Transgender hormone therapy of the female-to-male (FTM) type, also known as masculinizing hormone therapy, is a form of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) and sex reassignment therapy which is used to change the secondary sexual characteristics of transgender people from feminine (or androgynous) to masculine.

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Transgender hormone therapy (male-to-female)

Transgender hormone therapy of the male-to-female (MTF) type, also known as feminizing hormone therapy, is a form of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) and sex reassignment therapy which is used to change the secondary sexual characteristics of transgender people from masculine (or androgynous) to feminine.

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Transgender rights

A person may be considered to be a transgender person if their gender identity is inconsistent or not culturally associated with the sex they were assigned at birth, and consequently also with the gender role and social status that is typically associated with that sex.

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Transgender rights in Argentina

Transgender rights in Argentina are among the most advanced in the world.

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Transgender rights in Australia

Transgender rights in Australia enjoy legal recognition and protection under federal and state/territory laws, but the requirements for gender recognition vary depending on the jurisdiction.

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Transgender sex worker

A transgender sex worker is a transgender person who works in the sex industry or performs sexual services in exchange for money or other forms of payment.

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Transgender sexuality

Transgender sexuality is the sexuality of transgender people.

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Transgender youth

Transgender youth are children and adolescents who are transgender and/or transsexual.

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Transitioning (transgender)

Transitioning is the process of changing one's gender presentation and/or sex characteristics to accord with one's internal sense of gender identity – the idea of what it means to be a man or a woman,Brown, M. L. & Rounsley, C. A. (1996) True Selves: Understanding Transsexualism – For Families, Friends, Coworkers, and Helping Professionals Jossey-Bass: San Francisco or genderqueer (in-between).

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Transphobia

Transphobia is a range of negative attitudes, feelings or actions toward transgender or transsexual people, or toward transsexuality.

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Venus Lux

Venus Lux (born October 10, 1990) is an American transsexual pornographic actress, director, producer, and educator.

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Voice therapy

Voice therapy, also known as voice training or voice coaching, consists of techniques and procedures that target vocal parameters such as pitch, volume, and quality.

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Voice therapy (transgender)

Voice therapy or voice training refers to any non-surgical technique used to improve or modify the human voice.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transgender_hormone_therapy

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