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Old 04-04-12, 09:04 AM
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While a normal TS person can often find a doctor to simply prescribe hormones or sign off on getting documents straightened out, for an intersex person this isn't as easy. Just taking hormones can make an intersex person incredibly sick or kill depending on their condition. A normal endo may ( won't ) not suffice and most TS friendly doctors are not going to have the experience to truly care for a "real" intersex individual.
I can only speak for myself Aseras and say what you've described above has not been my experience,you see my endocrinologist as well as treating transgendered people also treats intersex people,people with metabolic illnesses,bone disease,diabetes and so forth,indeed I'd say he has a fairly good grasp of the entire endocrine system and treats the person first regardless of who/what they are.What you wrote above seems to suggest you had a bad experience.
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