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Gynecologist attacked for refusing to examine trans woman

2023-09-11T17:17:25.517Z

Highlights: Dr. Victor Acharian, obstetrician gynecologist in Pau, replied last week to a man and his trans companion, furious at having been rejected. "I have no competence to deal with men, even if they have shaved their beards and come to tell my secretary that they have become women," he wrote in response to the bad Google review. The couple, who want to remain anonymous, "just wanted to relay the information to an association" The association Stop homophobia, it is preparing to file a complaint.


By declaring himself incompetent on the case of this man who became a woman, a doctor in Pau aroused the indignation of activist associations. A complaint is being prepared.


On his gynecology table, he has so far examined only "real women". This is what Dr. Victor Acharian, obstetrician gynecologist in Pau, replied last week to a man and his trans companion, furious at having been rejected. "I have no competence to deal with men, even if they have shaved their beards and come to tell my secretary that they have become women," he wrote in response to the bad Google review left by the couple. Unfortunate words that earned him a host of insults this weekend.

"We denounce the transphobic and discriminatory remarks of the gynecologist Victor Acharian in Pau, had posted on Friday on X (ex-Twitter) the association SOS homophobia. Transphobia is a reality with serious consequences, especially in access to health. It affects the whole territory." As for the association Stop homophobia, it is preparing to file a complaint.

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A complaint? The couple, who want to remain anonymous, "just wanted to relay the information to an association"

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Source: lefigaro

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