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Men (Definition)

Men are adult members of the male sex. The acropnym men also stands for multiple endocrine neoplasia, a hereditary condition that involves benign and malignant tumors of various glands. There are two main types, men ...Read more


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Does a female-to-male sex change work?

Does a female-to-male sex change work?

It can be done: Female-to-male gender reassignment is harder than male-to-female because of the external genitalia and the need for erection during sex. What's harder than creating the penis from flaps and erasing any signs of female breasts, however, is making sure that the person really is ready for the change. This requires a long period of living as a male while undergoing counselling and hormone treatments. ...Read more

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How would a female-to-male sex change work?

How would a female-to-male sex change work?

Tummy, wrist, etc: There are a variety of possible donor sites but the two most common are the abdomen which can be supplemented with the use of a tissue expander. However another popular option is the use of forearm skin which is transplanted to the genital area using micro vascular techniques. ...Read more

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How hard is gender change surgery female to male?

How hard is gender change surgery female to male?

F to M surgery: After starting testosterone, most FTM individuals experience deepening of the voice, increased hair growth, clitoral enlargement. "top" surgery (breast reduction) is the most common surgery done - and results are excellent. Genital surgery is now possible. A penis can be constructed using grafted skin, the labia can house a testicular implant and a pump for the penile implant to enable erections. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how a female to male sex change work?

Can you tell me how a female to male sex change work?

Testosterone in adeq: If T Rx is adequate you will develop deeper voice, body hair with treatment. T works well and facially and a chest with breasts removed make you look like a male. ...Read more

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Sorry that was a mistake I've never had female to male surgery. Can you tell me if I should cease my physical activities or not?

Sorry that was a mistake I've never had female to male surgery. Can you tell me if I should cease my physical activities or not?

? question: Please re-ask the question as when you re-posted it, new doctors were unaware of your previous post. Be specific, and someone may be able to help you. ...Read more

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Ftm (female to male)transsexuals, what to do?

Ftm (female to male)transsexuals, what to do?

Info Resources: It sounds like you're seeking info on male-gender-affirming "transition" opt - possibly involving medical procedures. Some great resources include: (a) the organization FTM International (www. Ftmi. Org); (b) interview w/ trans* activist & current president of the World Professional Assoc for Transgender Health, Dr Jamison Green http://exm. Nr/1g0qQmF ; (c) Hudson's FTM Resource Guide (www. Ftmguide). ...Read more

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Who has pictures of female to male surgery?

Who has pictures of female to male surgery?

Online: There are pictures on line of this transition. If you are serious about this then you can discuss this with the programs that do this and they will have the information and pictures you need. ...Read more

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Cystitis is a problem that can occur in the female and male reproductive systems?

Cystitis is a problem that can occur in the female and male reproductive systems?

Bladder: Cystitis is an inflammation of the urinary bladder. The bladder is not part of the reproductive system in either males or females. ...Read more

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I am female. My male partner wants to give me oral. I have a UTI. Will he get it?

I am female. My male partner wants to give me oral. I have a UTI. Will he get it?

No: The typical bacterial urinary tract infection does not transmit from a woman to a man via the man's mouth. There may be rare cases of viral, parasitic, or bacterial infections transmitted from a woman's bladder to a man's bladder, through his licking, but that would be a rare event. So, no worries. ...Read more

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After a sex change female to male can they get an erection? Stiff enough to penetrate?

After a sex change female to male can they get an erection? Stiff enough to penetrate?

With a prosthesis: Final surgical stage in creating a penis, as part of sex change from female to male, is placement of a penile prosthesis, usually of the inflatable variety. (americanmedicalsystems. Com/mens_erectile_products-objectname_male_ams_700.Html) or wikipedia. Org/wiki/penile_prosthesis. ...Read more

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I've read that female to. Male HIV transmission is much lower than male to female transmission why is this true?

I've read that female to. Male HIV transmission is much lower than male to female transmission why is this true?

Skin vs. Mucosa: That's true in the us, mainly because the penis is covered almost entirely with uninfectable skin, whereas the vagina covered with infectable mucous membrane. Things that increase the risk of female to male transmission include genital ulcers or lack of circumcision in the male partner. ...Read more

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Is it true that one person can posses both female and male genitals?

Is it true that one person can posses both female and male genitals?

Its possible: Genitalia development depends on the chromosomes and exposure to testosterone. There is a sequence of events starting with the internal genitalia (ovaries, tubes, testes) that ultimately play a role in the development of the external genitalia (outer vagina or penis). A female could have an enlarged clitoris that looks like a penis. Others could have part ovary and testis. ...Read more

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Is it possible for one person to possess both female and male genitalia?

Rare: The condition you are asking about is called hermaphrodite. These people have both female and male genitalia. It is extremely rare. In my 35 years of practice I have never seen a person with this condition. ...Read more

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Is it possible for one "person" to posses both female and male genitals?

Is it possible for one "person" to posses both female and male genitals?

Its possible: Genitalia development depends on the chromosomes and exposure to testosterone. There is a sequence of events starting with the internal genitalia (ovaries, tubes, testes) that ultimately play a role in the development of the external genitalia (outer vagina or penis). A female could have an enlarged clitoris that looks like a penis. Others could have part ovary and testis. ...Read more

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Could it be possible to have both female and male genitals and still be ok?

Could it be possible to have both female and male genitals and still be ok?

Sure - hermaphrodite: Hermaphrodites can have ambiguous, reversed of mixed genitalia, depending on their specific diagnosis and genotype. Being ok as you say is not impossible after corrective hormonal andor surgical therapy and appropriate gender assignment counseling and psychotherapy. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: female to male sex change surgery?

What is the definition or description of: female to male sex change surgery?

FTM: A genetic female may feel that she wants to live as a male. Typically these feelings start around age 4. Usually, the first surgery involved is removing the glandular breast tissue. A much more major surgery involves constructing a penis which is usually done with forearm skin. ...Read more

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How prevelent is HIV in usa compared to other countries? How common is it in heterosexuals female to male?

Common illness: We do not know the exact numbers because many people remain undiagnosed until end-stage aids occurs, but there are estimated to be 50, 000 new cases each year in the usa with a population of about 3.2 million. In some countries it is far more frequent (particularly in africa). Female to male transmission is less common than in the other direction. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of chlamydia? Are there differences between a female and male?

May be silent, Some: Most people w chlamydia don’t have sxs. That is why it’s called a silent std. Chlamydia can cause vaginal discharge, bleeding w intercourse or btwn periods, nausea, fever, painful intercourse, & lower abdominal & back pain. Men can experience discharge, burning w urination, itching around the opening of the penis (urethra) & less often – pain/ swelling of testes. It can lead to rectal pain, >>. ...Read more

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Transformation in my look from female to male. How long?

Transformation in my look from female to male. How long?

More info!: This is hard to say, without knowing what you are doing to change it. Ask again, and list all your meds and when you started them. ...Read more

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Are there any test to prove if a female or male is a virgin?

Are there any test to prove if a female or male is a virgin?

Yes, just one: The one test to prove if a person is a virgin or not is the oldest test of all. You ask the person. That's what we physicians do. We ask our patients. (by the way, are there any non-medical reasons to know this type of information?). ...Read more

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Is a penis functional with surgery from female to male?

Is a penis functional with surgery from female to male?

Prosthesis: Most commonly, f to m gender reassignment surgery is performed using a flap of tissue (often radial forearm free flap) to build a penis. But this does not become erect without some help. A penile prosthesis (inflatable or malleable) can be surgically implanted inside the newly constructed penis, so it can be a functional erection. ...Read more

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If a female swallows male ejaculation juices, could it lead to s.T.D in either of the partners?

If a female swallows male ejaculation juices, could it lead to s.T.D in either of the partners?

Felatio / cunulingus: The mere act of felatio with ejaculation into the oral cavity carries the risk of the entire gamut of std's. Swallowing ejaculate so long as the oral mucous membranes are intact probably carries little risk of disease but oral sex is risky sexual behavior and both partners are at risk of particularly the viral std's; herpes type 1 and 2, hpv, coxsackie, and others. ...Read more

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Are the chances to get HIV from female to male same as from male to female? I heard that its very rare to get infected by HIV from a hivpositive women?

Are the chances to get HIV from female to male same as from male to female? I heard that its very rare to get infected by HIV from a hivpositive women?

Women also pose risk: All people with HIV regardless of their gender can transmit the virus through unprotected sex. While specific sexual activities may vary slightly, any form of unprotected sex with an hiv+ man or woman can lead to a new HIV infection. Hiv is an incurable ; potentially deadly viral infection if not recognized ; treated. Therefore any risk of HIV transmission - no matter how small - is significant. ...Read more

Male (Definition)

Male refers to the masculine gender, those people ...Read more