Gender Affirming surgery from MtF in Colombia

Gender affirming surgery is a reconstructive surgery field, that has a lot of practice around the world; there for, in Colombia, it is a procedure that has been done in few cases with catastrophic results in the pass, because the lack of experience, absence of an adequate protocol for mental health...

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Autores Principales: Rodríguez, Álvaro Hernán, Paredes Moreno, Ana María, Ramírez Salcedo, Cesar Andrés
Formato: http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_6501
Lenguaje:Español (Spanish)
Publicado: Universidad Libre 2019
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Sumario:Gender affirming surgery is a reconstructive surgery field, that has a lot of practice around the world; there for, in Colombia, it is a procedure that has been done in few cases with catastrophic results in the pass, because the lack of experience, absence of an adequate protocol for mental health assessment or a combination of many other factors. In the Specialized Center for Breast and Transgender Surgery of Cali, the surgical team has performed 23 MtF gender affirming surgeries, following the standards of care for trans and non conforming gender individuals from de World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH), with good functional and aesthetic results as good as the ones that has been published on the subject on the world wide literature.