In reality, he was pregnant — a transgender man in labor that was about to end in a stillbirth. Stroumsa would not say where or when the case occurred, and the patient was not identified. Transgender men, who are considered female at birth but who identify as male, may or may not be using masculinizing hormones or have had surgical alterations, such as womb removal. The year-old patient told the nurse he was transgender when he arrived at the emergency room and his electronic medical record listed him as male. But he quit taking the hormone and blood pressure medication after he lost insurance. A nurse ordered a pregnancy test but considered him stable and his problems non-urgent.
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Transgender pregnancy - Wikipedia
Those who regularly tune in to TLC's programming know the network is a gold mine when it comes to families who are just a bit different than most. One of the newest series is aptly titled Extraordinary People — and each episode features people who live with unique and fascinating sets of circumstances. In July, an installment called My Pregnant Husband followed the stories of Ari and Myles , two transgender men who are pregnant. Let's take a closer look at their journeys. Rick Holzman, TLC's senior VP of programming and strategy, said the network is "proud to be the platform to share their stories, their struggles and their strength," according to People.
Many transgender people are interested in having biological children. How easy or difficult it depends on a number of factors. For example, it is far more difficult to save gametes for eventually assisted reproduction for people who medically transition before puberty.
Transgender pregnancy is the incubation of one or more embryos or fetuses by transgender people. Male pregnancy is alien to mammals, but the "phenomenon is the universal reproductive mode of pipefishes, seahorses and sea dragons. Persons assigned male at birth generally do not have the anatomy needed for natural embryonic and fetal development. Today, there are no successful cases regarding uterus transplant concerning a transgender woman or a cisgender male.