Article Info This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. Non-binary or genderqueer people may also undergo HRT in order to achieve a desired balance of sex hormones. Danazol Gestrinone Androstenedione immunogens: Numerous other progestogens and by extension antigonadotropins have been used to suppress testosterone levels in men and are likely useful for such purposes in transgender women as well. The lens of the eye changes in curvature. Both estrogens and androgens are necessary in all humans for bone health. World Journal of Urology.
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Not all doctors will require this step. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. Ehrenfeld 17 February Read the instructions on your medication carefully. PR agonists Progesterone derivatives: Current Status and Future Prospects. Request an Appointment at Mayo Clinic.
Medroxyprogesterone acetate is a progestin that is related to cyproterone acetate and is sometimes used as an alternative to it. In clinical trialscisgender women have used stem cells from fat to regrow their breasts after mastectomies. Some intersex people may also undergo HRT, either starting in childhood to confirm the sex they were assigned at birthor later in order to align their sex with their gender identity. For many people, hormone treatment is the first step to transitioning physically into a female body. During puberty, the voice deepens in pitch and becomes more resonant.