Katrien Wierckx

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Affiliation: Ghent University
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi Sexual desire in female-to-male transsexual persons: exploration of the role of testosterone administration
    Katrien Wierckx
    Department of Endocrinology Center for Sexology and Gender Problems, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Eur J Endocrinol 165:331-7. 2011
  2. doi Bilateral non-arteritic ischemic optic neuropathy in a transsexual woman using excessive estrogen dosage
    Katrien Wierckx
    Department of Endocrinology, Ghent University Hospital, 6K12 I E, De Pintelaan 185, 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Arch Sex Behav 43:407-9. 2014
  3. doi Long-term evaluation of cross-sex hormone treatment in transsexual persons
    Katrien Wierckx
    Department of Endocrinology, University Hospital Ghent, Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    J Sex Med 9:2641-51. 2012
  4. doi Quality of life and sexual health after sex reassignment surgery in transsexual men
    Katrien Wierckx
    Department of Endocrinology, University Hospital Ghent, Ghent, Belgium
    J Sex Med 8:3379-88. 2011
  5. doi Reproductive wish in transsexual men
    Katrien Wierckx
    Department of Endocrinology, University Hospital Ghent, De Pintelaan 185, Ghent 9000, Belgium
    Hum Reprod 27:483-7. 2012
  6. doi Sexual desire in trans persons: associations with sex reassignment treatment
    Katrien Wierckx
    Department of Endocrinology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    J Sex Med 11:107-18. 2014
  7. doi Short- and long-term clinical skin effects of testosterone treatment in trans men
    Katrien Wierckx
    Department of Endocrinology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    J Sex Med 11:222-9. 2014
  8. ncbi Long-term evaluation of donor-site morbidity after radial forearm flap phalloplasty for transsexual men
    Eva Van Caenegem
    Department of Endocrinology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    J Sex Med 10:1644-51. 2013
  9. ncbi Voice in female-to-male transsexual persons after long-term androgen therapy
    Marjan Cosyns
    Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Laryngoscope 124:1409-14. 2014
  10. ncbi Clinical review: Breast development in trans women receiving cross-sex hormones
    Katrien Wierckx
    Department of Endocrinology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    J Sex Med 11:1240-7. 2014

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Publications11

  1. doi Sexual desire in female-to-male transsexual persons: exploration of the role of testosterone administration
    Katrien Wierckx
    Department of Endocrinology Center for Sexology and Gender Problems, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Eur J Endocrinol 165:331-7. 2011
    ..To describe sexual desire in female-to-male transsexual persons post sex reassignment surgery (SRS). The associations between serum androgen levels and sexual desire are examined...
  2. doi Bilateral non-arteritic ischemic optic neuropathy in a transsexual woman using excessive estrogen dosage
    Katrien Wierckx
    Department of Endocrinology, Ghent University Hospital, 6K12 I E, De Pintelaan 185, 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Arch Sex Behav 43:407-9. 2014
    ..A manifest self-administered overdose of transdermal estrogen treatment with serum estradiol levels of 5,765 pg/ml was possibly related to the sequential bilateral NA-ION resulting in nearly total vision loss in this transsexual woman...
  3. doi Long-term evaluation of cross-sex hormone treatment in transsexual persons
    Katrien Wierckx
    Department of Endocrinology, University Hospital Ghent, Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    J Sex Med 9:2641-51. 2012
    ..Long-term effects and side effects of cross-sex hormone treatment in transsexual persons are not well known...
  4. doi Quality of life and sexual health after sex reassignment surgery in transsexual men
    Katrien Wierckx
    Department of Endocrinology, University Hospital Ghent, Ghent, Belgium
    J Sex Med 8:3379-88. 2011
    ..Although sexual health after genital surgery is an important outcome factor for many transsexual persons, little attention has been attributed to this subject...
  5. doi Reproductive wish in transsexual men
    Katrien Wierckx
    Department of Endocrinology, University Hospital Ghent, De Pintelaan 185, Ghent 9000, Belgium
    Hum Reprod 27:483-7. 2012
    ..The aim of this study is to provide information on the reproductive wishes of transsexual men after SRS. METHODS A self-constructed questionnaire was presented to 50 transsexual men in a single-center study...
  6. doi Sexual desire in trans persons: associations with sex reassignment treatment
    Katrien Wierckx
    Department of Endocrinology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    J Sex Med 11:107-18. 2014
    ..Sex steroids and genital surgery are known to affect sexual desire, but little research has focused on the effects of cross-sex hormone therapy and sex reassignment surgery on sexual desire in trans persons...
  7. doi Short- and long-term clinical skin effects of testosterone treatment in trans men
    Katrien Wierckx
    Department of Endocrinology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    J Sex Med 11:222-9. 2014
    ..Our knowledge concerning the effects of testosterone (T) therapy on the skin of trans men (female-to-male transsexuals) is scarce...
  8. ncbi Long-term evaluation of donor-site morbidity after radial forearm flap phalloplasty for transsexual men
    Eva Van Caenegem
    Department of Endocrinology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    J Sex Med 10:1644-51. 2013
    ..Although it is considered the gold standard, its main disadvantage is the eventual donor-site morbidity in a young, healthy patient population...
  9. ncbi Voice in female-to-male transsexual persons after long-term androgen therapy
    Marjan Cosyns
    Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Laryngoscope 124:1409-14. 2014
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  10. ncbi Clinical review: Breast development in trans women receiving cross-sex hormones
    Katrien Wierckx
    Department of Endocrinology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    J Sex Med 11:1240-7. 2014
    ..In trans women (male-to-female transsexual persons), cross-sex hormone therapy is administered to induce feminization. Breast development is an important part of feminization for most trans women...
  11. doi Transgenderism and reproduction
    Guy Tʼsjoen
    aDepartment of Endocrinology bCenter for Sexology and Gender problems, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes 20:575-9. 2013
    ..The development of new reproductive medicine techniques creates opportunities for preserving fertility in transgender persons. Before, losing fertility was accepted as the price to pay for transitioning...