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ftm with turner syndrome, is hrt out of the picture?


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i have a rare disease called turner syndrome, but, im a man, and this disease causes lots of problems that could probably hinder my chances of being able to have hrt, i tried researching the effects it could have on my body, but i couldnt find anything useful, i plan on talking to a doctor soon though

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Do talk to your doctor about it.  My encyclopedia on my own Health Care system website says that Turner Syndrome is a genetic problem related to your X chromosome that keeps your body from effectively producing Estrogen.  The good side is that one of your specialists is going to be an Endocrinologist who is the perfect doctor to be working with you on this.  I have another genetic diversity that affects my blood, and it was not considered a problem with my cross sex hormone use so that may be a positive.  Either Estrogen or Testosterone help with your bones and liver health which is one area your syndrome causes problems.  The T could be lucky for you.

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