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BC to fund phalloplasty surgery for transgender men


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BC to fund phalloplasty surgery for transgender men

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The province of B.C.'s Medical Services Plan (MSP) has opted to begin covering phalloplasty, or the surgical creation of a penis, for transgender men. Dr. Gail Knudson, who is the chief assessor for gender-confirming surgery in the province...

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Wow. I just assumed that any place that covered SRS covered it for both men and women. It's bad enough that so many places, and so many insurance companies don't cover SRS at all...but it must really suck to know that a health service covers one, and not the other. Nice to see that at least BC has changed that. Hopefully, it will continue beyond the current schedule of only five years existence.

-Michael

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