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For transgender patients and providers, fertility preservation options bring choices, concerns

09:23 EST 15 Feb 2018 | Healio

Transgender patients visiting an endocrinologist to discuss the initiation of cross-sex hormone therapy are doing so during a period of newly increased awareness and advocacy. Today, gender incongruence is no longer considered a mental health disorder, and professional societies have outlined standards of care for transgender individuals that support increased access to gender-affirming HT.
But as more transgender patients are accessing necessary interventions — and gender transitions are initiated at younger ages — new questions are arising. The loss of fertility, which may occur

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