Now You See It, Now You Don't: Thai Sex Changes

>Preecha says his handful of Japanese female-to-male patients tell him they can earn more money after they get their penises, a disheartening commentary on Japanese sexism in the marketplace.

"Now they like to do the small one-inch, because in Japan, you are able to get a promotion when you are the man. After you do the one-inch, you go back and apply to be a 'Mister.' When you are 'Mister,' you get a higher salary in Japan. "They want a penis for the job," but that is not the only reason Japanese women undergo surgery to become men, he says.

(訳 BY AJ)