All Rights Reserved. Right: Photo of the details of the genitalia of a TS woman with her legs spread in stirrups and her labia partially opened after undergoing vaginoplasty SRS and labiaplasty performed by Eugene Schrang, M. Bahasa Malaysia in progress. This page sketches the historical development and surgical details of vaginoplasty surgery also often called 'sex reassignment surgery' SRS or 'gender reassignment surgery' GRS. Before reading this page, please read the introduction to the concepts of gender identity, transgenderism and transexualism elsewhere in this website, so that you'll understand why transsexual women undergo these operations.
Sex reassignment surgery in Thailand
This thesis has as its main objective to analyze transsexualism in its historical, cultural, scientific , medical, legal and bioethical aspect, especially regarding the performance of the Sex Reassignment Surgery RSR as a manifestation of the human dignity principle, the right to isonomy and the right to health, and to fundamental guarantees provided for in the Federal Constitution. However, the transsexual is faced with the lack of legal provisions to regulate sex change operations and to ratify civil registry records, adjusting the name and the gender of the operated transsexual to the new situation. The ones interested in sex change operations have a long way to go; they will have to overcome all sorts of obstacles, where quite often the judiciary is the consolidation of suffering and social exclusion. The full and effective exercise of citizenship requires a recognition of the right to the Sexual Reassignment Surgery SRS and to name and gender rectification in civil registries, besides the right to family, more specifically, the right to marriage and to affiliation. This study has as its main objective to demonstrate that the Sex Reassignment Surgery SRS as well as the corresponding modification of the transgender civil registry are embodiments of fundamental rights, and of health rights and they also are safeguards of human dignity. Transsexualism and the sex reassignment surgery.
Transgender Surgery: Regret Rates Highest in Male-to-Female Reassignment Operations
Related to transsexualism: Transgenderism. All rights reserved. The desire to change anatomic sexual characteristics to conform physically with one's perception of oneself as a member of the opposite sex, coupled with a desire to live full-time in the role of the opposite sex. Segen's Medical Dictionary.
Transsexual people experience a gender identity that is inconsistent with their assigned sex and desire to permanently transition to the sex or gender with which they identify, usually seeking medical assistance including sex reassignment therapies , such as hormone replacement therapy and sex reassignment surgery to help them align their body with their identified sex or gender. Transsexual is a subset of transgender ,    but some transsexual people reject the label of transgender. Norman Haire reported that in  Dora R of Germany began a surgical transition, under the care of Magnus Hirschfeld , which ended in with a successful genital reassignment surgery. In , Hirschfeld supervised the second genital reassignment surgery to be reported in detail in a peer-reviewed journal, that of Lili Elbe of Denmark. In , Hirschfeld introduced the German term "Transsexualismus",  after which David Oliver Cauldwell introduced "transsexualism" and "transsexual" to English in and