Reproductive Options for Trans People

Reproductive Options for Trans People

This fact sheet offers information about reproductive options for trans people interested in
hormone therapy or surgeries. Knowing and discussing reproductive options is a
necessary component of informed consent to transition-related care, and is a significant
component of the World Professional Association for Transgender Health’s Standards of
Care for the Health of Transsexual, Transgender, and Gender Nonconforming People (1).

Author: Rainbow Health Ontario, CAMH, LGBTQ Parenting Network Source: Website: Journal: Journal Details: Origin Country: Canada Publish Date: 2012 Publication City: Toronto Languages: .Type: , .Topics: , .Targets: , , , , , , , . Last Modified: 2015-09-23

Description

This Evidence Brief offers a review of medical research about reproductive options for trans people interested in
hormone therapy or surgeries. It is intended for medical providers.

Knowing and discussing reproductive options is a necessary component of informed consent to transition-related care, and is a significant component of the World Professional Association for Transgender Health’s Standards of Care for the Health of Transsexual, Transgender, and Gender Nonconforming People.