A Study to Assess Changes in Sensation Thresholds Before and After Genital Gender Confirmation Surgery


About this study

The purpose of this study is to assess changes in sensation thresholds before and after genital gender confirmation surgery in relationship to sexual satisfaction.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Please contact the study team to discuss whether or not you are eligible to participate in a study.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adult trans-females undergoing male-to-female genital part of the gender confirmation surgery.

Exclusion Criteria: 

  • Adult cis-females

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Oscar Manrique, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

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