The U. See also: SFDPH; Instead of finalizing the proposed changes, HHS should preserve antidiscrimination protections and withdraw sweeping exemptions that put patients at risk, Human Rights Watch said. An individual with a Transsexual or Gender Dysphoria diagnosis can, together with the assessment team and other doctors, decide what suits them.
Neither does it address the high rate of serious sequelae of failing to treat transgender people who have a need for gender-confirming surgery.
The biggest barrier both to safe hormonal therapy and to appropriate general medical care for transgender patients is the lack of access to care. Reprints can be ordered at http: Correspondence to: