Parker, Case No. Hidden categories: Pink News. Doctors continue to make improvements to this surgery, but many surgeons in the United States choose not to perform it because of the high risk of complications severe scarring or fistulas for examplethe significant risk of never regaining sensation in the penis or donor sites, and the chance that the result will not be aesthetically pleasing. Medical regulations requiring the discharge of transgender personnel are inconsistent with how the military regulates all other medical and psychological conditions, and transgender-related conditions appear to be the only gender-related conditions that require discharge irrespective of fitness for duty.
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It has become more and more clear that trans people come in more or less the same variety of sexual orientations as non-trans people Due to the haste of the announcement, White House officials were unable to answer questions on how the proposed ban would be implemented, or what would happen to those personnel who were openly transgender. Since April 12,Directive-type Memorandum took effect and transgender personnel in the United States military are not allowed to serve or enlist in the United States military, except if they serve in their birth gender, had been grandfathered in prior to April 12,or were given a waiver.
However A Practical Handbook of Psychiatry references "transgender surgery" noting, "The transvestite rarely seeks transgender surgery, since the core of his perversion is an attempt to realize the fantasy of a phallic woman.