A sex change woman to man reshapes the female body and gives it a masculine look. Several surgical procedures are required to complete the process. After the breasts are removed the chest is shaped to give it a male appearance. A hysterectomy does not change the appearance of the body but it is performed to help with the mental change from female to male. Patients also choose to have the surgery to reduce the risk of cervical and ovarian cancer.
By Madlen Davies for MailOnline. This fascinating video reveals exactly how surgeons perform a male to female sex change. The animation, uploaded by the European Society of Urology, shows how a penis and testicles are removed and a vagina is formed. The new genitalia even has a clitoris capable of orgasm. It begins by making clear men who seek to become women must meet certain criteria. They must also have lived as a woman for at least 18 months, had hormone therapy for 12 months, and changed their first name legally by deed poll. Surgeons make a cut in the scrotum, the flap of skin is pulled back, and both testicles are removed.
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Skip navigation! Story from Body. This story was originally published on July 1st, , and we're bringing it to your attention again in honor of Transgender Day Of Visibility.
Amanda Lepore, the American model, had a sex change operation at the age of And one could easily guess the pain and extreme plastic surgery procedures she underwent to accomplish the transformation. Amanda Lepore had girly features since her teenage, and always wanted to look like a girl.