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I'm just on seeing what kind of procedures are out there. I…

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I'm just on seeing what kind of procedures are out there. I just came out as transgender.

Doctor's Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?

No but I have an appointment with psciatrist

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Endocrinology
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Endocrinologist: Dr K, MD replied 7 months ago
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Are you going from male to female or female to male. What exactly is your question
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
I am going from male to female. I'm 23 and wanting to start my transition. I'm wondering what kind of procedures are out there too help me look more feminine
Endocrinologist: Dr K, MD replied 7 months ago
Hello and welcome to Just Answer. I looking forward to assisting you with your question and providing excellent service. You will not be able to do any type of procedure first.
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Explain that please
Endocrinologist: Dr K, MD replied 7 months ago
You are not going to be able to do any surgery as a first step. You need to consult with a psychiatrist and a transgender specialist. The first step is hormonal therapy
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Ok. I thought so thanks
Endocrinologist: Dr K, MD replied 7 months ago
You're welcome
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Is there a psciatrist I could chat with on here?
Endocrinologist: Dr K, MD replied 7 months ago
There is no chat on the website but consider posting in psychiatry
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