Cancer Screening in the Transgender Population

A Review of Current Guidelines, Best Practices, and a Proposed Care Model

Joshua Sterling; Maurice M. Garcia


Transl Androl Urol. 2020;9(6):2771-2785. 

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Post Gender Affirming Surgery Considerations

As previously stated, surgeons should be aware of the malignancy potential of organs removed during gender affirming surgery and should always review all pathology reports. Physicians should also be cognizant of and document any birth sex organs left behind after gender affirming surgeries.