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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2018) 5 (2): 207–227.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Riki Lane Abstract Many trans and gender-diverse (TGD) people seek surgeries to align their bodies with their gender identity. This contested field has historically been dominated by mental health professionals, whom TGD people have often seen as “gatekeepers.” Gaining access to medical treatments...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2018) 5 (2): 228–244.
Published: 01 May 2018
... are at high risk for self-treatment and self-injury. This article describes the many factors that may affect transition and surgical choices. A composite case example is presented to illustrate how surgery without social transition might enhance the life of a female-identified person who lives...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2018) 5 (2): 251–267.
Published: 01 May 2018
... in the cis-surgical context of cancer treatment (mastectomy) or the FTM transitional context (of top surgery). Neither of these contexts readily allows for a nonnormative trans chest. The author utilizes their own experiences of chest surgery to critique delegitimizing, prohibitive clinic practices...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 August 2018) 5 (3): 378–393.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Horim Yi; Timothy Gitzen Abstract This article examines the South Korean military's treatment of trans people in the context of all “able-bodied men” being conscripted for two years. While trans men are exempt from service because they are not considered able-bodied men, trans women pose a...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2014) 1 (1-2): 111–115.
Published: 01 May 2014
... of a failure to classify the body as one of two sexes. That such a failure would be problematic is not obvious, nor is its medicalization; nonetheless, medical treatment of intersex is standard practice in the West. Treatment typically begins in childhood, even in infancy. It can extend over a...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2014) 1 (1-2): 59–61.
Published: 01 May 2014
... the adult transgender body cannot, because the latter is already fully formed. Nowhere is this more evident — if somewhat counterintuitively so — than in the medicalization of transgender children. At present, there are two main (often sequential) medical treatments for transgender children...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2018) 5 (2): 174–189.
Published: 01 May 2018
... (Heyes 2003 , 2009 ) or should receive medical treatment unlike that offered to nontrans patients (Latham 2013 , 2017a ). We have both pointed out the hypocrisies and elisions that trans exceptionalist positions involve, and the way they often work to marginalize the critical perspectives of trans...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 November 2016) 3 (3-4): 388–411.
Published: 01 November 2016
... Virginia Prince, emerge the first voices in US transgender activism that questioned the medicalization of transsexuality. Not only was medical treatment for transsexuality available by the 1990s, but ten years prior, transsexuality was considered to be a pathology in both the Diagnostic and Statistical...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2014) 1 (1-2): 267–269.
Published: 01 May 2014
... sense of discomfort with, or inappropriateness of, one's anatomic sex, and a wish to have surgery and hormonal treatment to make one's body as congruent as possible with one's preferred sex” ( World Health Organization 2010 : F64.0 Transsexualism). And within the Diagnostical and Statistical Manual of...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2019) 6 (2): 223–238.
Published: 01 May 2019
... of Córdoba even instantiated guaranteed health care access and corresponding medical treatment through its teaching hospital (De Mauro Rucovsky 2015 : 25). Additionally in 2010—after the effective passing of gay marriage—two groups of trans and allied activists began to network and lobby with...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2018) 5 (2): 164–173.
Published: 01 May 2018
... operations and who will fight on the frontlines if legions of trans soldiers are languishing in postoperative recovery rooms. The considerable body of literature critiquing gatekeeping protocols for diagnosis and treatment often takes aim at processes that restrict access to surgeries. The downplaying...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 November 2017) 4 (3-4): 647–653.
Published: 01 November 2017
... require that they develop creative ways to harness the motivation to tolerate the institutional challenges of training and treatment, given transphobic enactments led by training clinicians. There are, in other words, only two out trans candidates of over six thousand candidates worldwide. Moreover, I am...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 February 2018) 5 (1): 121–142.
Published: 01 February 2018
... (Introduction to the Yogyakarta Principles). 4 . . . . Examples of “generally acknowledged facts” in relation to violations of sexual orientation and gender identity, like the present case of the applicant, are “extra-judicial killings, torture and ill-treatment, sexual assault and rape, invasions of...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2018) 5 (2): 275–280.
Published: 01 May 2018
... transition and use chronological markers of hormone treatment in their videos; Horak names this linear temporality “hormone time” and writes that it works toward a future “in which the subject experiences harmony between the felt and perceived body” (2014: 580). She concedes that the formulaic nature of the...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 February 2017) 4 (1): 135–140.
Published: 01 February 2017
... DBC the virus is callously noted as being a “unique opportunity” financially, justifying the rushed human trials, with the hospital and administering physicians to be “very well compensated.” In defiance of the prognosis and lack of access to treatments, Woodroof finds an alternate way to source...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2014) 1 (1-2): 42–45.
Published: 01 May 2014
... – 7 . Miles C. , Green R. , and Hines M. . 2006 . “ Estrogen Treatment Effects on Cognition, Memory, and Mood in Male-to-Female Transsexuals .” Hormones and Behavior 50 , no. 5 : 708 – 17 . Prince C. V. 2005 . “ Homosexuality, Transvestism, and Transsexuality...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2016) 3 (1-2): 95–103.
Published: 01 May 2016
... woman in a monogamous marriage, and “wearing pants” [ Murray 1937a ]). Even though Murray implored endocrinologists for treatment, stating that her/his “desire to be male was so strong,” s/he was rejected—it was recommended s/he “accept treatment using female hormone[s]” instead ( Murray 1940 ). Murray...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2014) 1 (1-2): 253–254.
Published: 01 May 2014
... nonheterosexual flourishing. The many species of trans are species disruptors. Trans species also describes connections integral to human processes of being and doing trans. Premarin, a hormonal treatment derived from the urine of pregnant mares and often used for human feminization, involves “horses kept in...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 November 2016) 3 (3-4): 357–375.
Published: 01 November 2016
... prefer female names and pronouns ( Kulick 1998 ; Benedetti 2005 ). Travestis have no desire for sex-reassignment surgery, but they might require other forms of medical treatment such as hormone therapy or breast implants. They are most commonly from working-class origins and hence often disidentify with...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2016) 3 (1-2): 202–211.
Published: 01 May 2016
... grew up thinking she was a woman even as a little child, who hated her own penis, who had conflicts with her own body, who went through difficult times, who wishes to live as a normal woman, and so therefore now seeks the required medical treatment. This is the typical narrative about transgender that...