As society advances, new family models play an increasingly role, which helps to normalise gender identities.
Increasingly, children and adolescents are aware of the incongruence between their sex and gender identity, which leads them to seek specialised medical care that includes multidisciplinary treatments focused on fully satisfying the young person or adolescent.
All treatments focused on gender transition that are irreversible or partially reversible therapies, such as hormone therapy, have an impact on fertility. Therefore, fertility planning before initiating any therapy would be optimal.
Equipo Juana Crespo knows that fertility planning in transgender people goes beyond mere fertility preservation (FP) by freezing eggs or sperm. Although the technique and technologies are the same as for other patients, protocols and procedures need to be adapted to minimise distress and gender dysphoria.