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ea0041ep207 | Cardiovascular Endocrinology and Lipid Metabolism | ECE2016

Moderate cross-sex hormone-induced prothrombotic changes of hemostatic variables in transgender subjects

Selier Nienke , Cannegieter Suzanne , Venemans-Jellema Annemarie , Heijer Martin den

Context: Little research has been performed on hemostatic changes in transgender subjects receiving cross-sex hormone treatment (CSHT), despite the fact that several studies implicate an increased risk of venous thrombosis (VT) associated with hormones.Objective: Assessing whether coagulation is relevantly influenced by prolonged CSHT, stratified for the different treatment modalities, in transgenders.Design and main outcome: Prosp...