transsexual surgery


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trans·sex·u·al sur·ger·y

procedures designed to alter a patient's external sexual characteristics so that they resemble those of the other sex.
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transsexual surgery

Surgical therapy for alteration of the anatomical sex of an individual whose psychological gender is not consistent with the anatomical sexual characteristics.
See also: surgery
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