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As Texas GOP leaders continue targeting transgender children, state’s protective services agency takes aim at surgeries rarely used on kids

Medical experts said gender-affirming care for transgender children rarely, if ever, includes use of the surgeries. Most care for transgender kids involves social transitioning and puberty blockers.

The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services offices in Austin on Nov. 14, 2019.

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