Trans teen attempts self-mastectomy while waiting for surgery

Ben Silvester
Updated May 17 2024 - 4:09pm, first published 7:21am

A New Zealand trans teen has attempted a mastectomy on himself while waiting for gender affirmation surgery, raising questions about surgical access in both New Zealand and Australia.

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Ben Silvester

Ben Silvester

Victorian state correspondent

Correspondent covering key issues across regional Victoria, based in Melbourne.

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