Chest Surgery in Female to Male Transgender Individuals.

  title={Chest Surgery in Female to Male Transgender Individuals.},
  author={Michael J Frederick and Aaron Elias Berhanu and Richard Bartlett},
  journal={Annals of plastic surgery},
  volume={78 3},
BACKGROUND Societal awareness of transgender individuals has led to increased acceptance and demand for sex-confirming surgery. In female to male transsexuals, the most common procedure is removal of breast tissue to masculinize the chest. METHODS Eighty-eight transgender patients underwent either a subcutaneous nipple-sparing mastectomy (NSM) with or… CONTINUE READING