Feminizing surgery encompasses procedures that alter your appearance to promote the matching of your body with your gender identity gender congruence. Feminizing surgery includes many options, such as "top" surgery to increase the size of your breasts breast augmentation and "bottom" surgery to remove your testicles orchiectomy and create a vagina vaginoplasty. You might also consider facial procedures or body-contouring procedures to create a more feminine appearance.
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The goals of feminizing hormone therapy are to raise the estrogen level and to lower the testosterone level so that both levels are in the normal, physiologic female range. There are three different kinds of medications that are typically used: estrogen, testosterone blockers, and progesterone. Estrogen is the hormone responsible for most feminine characteristics.
Sex-associated differences in bone metastasis formation from breast, lung, and prostate cancer exist in clinical studies, but have not been systematically reviewed. Differences in the bone marrow niche can be attributed to sexual dimorphism, to genetic variations that affect sex hormone levels, or to the direct effects of sex hormones, natural or exogenously delivered. This review describes the present understanding of sex-associated and sex hormone level differences in the marrow niche and in formation of bone metastasis during the transition of these three cancers from treatable disease to an often untreatable, lethal metastatic one.
For any TV or TS growing breasts can be the ultimate goal in your quest for full feminisation. And we can help you here at Transformation to do just that. Female hormones released naturally at puberty in girls stimulates female breast growth and female body shaping so when taken by males leads to a gradual male to female transformation and breast development.
Gynecomastia is the medical term for enlarged or feminized male breasts. Surgery to improve the appearance of this condition usually includes a combination of liposuction and tissue excision. It refers to breast growth in men.
This has got to be the strangest story of the week: Skin and hair care products containing lavender and tea tree oil could cause boys to become feminized and begin growing breasts. Clifford Bloch, a pediatric endocrinologist at the University of Colorado, encountered three unusual patients last year: young boys who were growing breasts. Aside from their gynecomastia, as the condition is called, there seemed to be nothing else unusual about the boys, who were 10, 7 and 4 years old.
It is no secret that our bodies and our environment are swimming in estrogen. Frogs and fish are becoming "intersex" and losing their male characteristics from excreted estrogens in the environment and waterways. While many people are fans of big boobs, the larger issue of feminized women, men and wildlife should be a wakeup call. Estrogen is blamed for everything from breast and prostate cancer and other hormone-linked conditions to obesity, sexual dysfunction, dropping sperm counts and depression and mood disorders.
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Antiandrogensalso known as androgen antagonists or testosterone blockersare a class of drugs that prevent androgens like testosterone and dihydrotestosterone DHT from mediating their biological effects in the body. Antiandrogens are one of three types of sex hormone antagoniststhe others being antiestrogens and antiprogestogens. Antiandrogens are used to treat an assortment of androgen-dependent conditions.