These requirements are Being of full legal age Having contact with a psychologist to rule out any temporary psychological condition and to certify that the patient is suffering from a real transsexual process. Possession of a certificate issued by a mental health professional psychiatrist or psychologist confirming the diagnosis of real transsexuality an indispensable legal requirement for carrying out the procedure. Having received hormone therapy, supervised by an endocrinologist, for at least nine months prior to surgery. Signing an release document, a copy of which can be requested, which provides information on the irreversibility and possible complications of the surgery.
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Academic use[ edit ] Some biologists have used shemale to refer to male non-human animals displaying female traits or behaviors, such as female pheromones being given off by male reptiles. John Money and Margaret Lamacz proposed a series of terms along these lines. A related term is gynemimesis which refers to a homosexual male who engages in female impersonation without sex reassignment  or to describe the adoption of female characteristics by a male. Gynandromorphy is a term of Greek etymology which means to have some of the body morphology and measurements of both an average woman and man.