Gender Reassignment Surgery Sought by Transgender Inmate

by Savitha C Muppala on  April 21, 2011 at 8:34 PM General Health News
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Lyralisa Stevens, a transgender inmate in California, has moved the court for relocation to a women's prison, after being raped several times in the prison. She has also asked for gender reassignment surgery.  
 Gender Reassignment Surgery Sought  by  Transgender Inmate
Gender Reassignment Surgery Sought by Transgender Inmate
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Prior to being convicted for murder in 2003, she had taken silicone injections to improve the size of her breasts and hips.

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Officials have said that gender reassignment surgery may not be necessary as she has been receiving female hormones in the prison.



Source: Medindia
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