(Source | Photo) Balian Buschbaum was born in 1980 as Yvonne Buschbaum, and he is a former German pole vaulter.Though he was the second best female pole vaulter in Germany, in 2007 Buschbaum announced his retirement due to a persistent injury.Gender reassignment surgery may involve any of a number of procedures including mastectomy, reduction mammoplasty, orchidectomy, penectomy, urethroplasty, vaginoplasty, labiaplasty, clitoroplasty , hysterectomy, salpingectomy, oophorectomy, vaginectomy and phalloplasty or metoidioplasty, scrotoplasty, and placement of a testicular prosthesis and erectile prosthesis.
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Adult film maker and transsexual Buck Angel is now an icon in the LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) community. When his secondary sex characteristics began to develop at around age 16, his home life became increasingly tense.
Unaware of treatments for gender dysphoria, he lived for years as a female professional model, dissatisfied with his identity and existence.
Caitlyn received her new driver's license in the mail while in New Mexico, complete with a female gender marker.