Tape or bandages, although often depicted in popular culture, should never be used for binding as they tighten with wear and compress the ribcage, and could result in injury.Some trans men might also decide to pack, to create a phallic bulge in the crotch of clothing. Trans men who decide to pack may use anything from rolled up socks to specially made packers, which resemble a penis.
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Some scholars argue against assumptions that trans men are predominantly heterosexual and usually have lesbian histories.
In scholars' Ian Irving and Rupert Raj's book Trans Activism in Canada, researchers state, "There is still a common misperception that trans men are largely heterosexual amongst those who conflate gender identity and sexual orientation.
Transgender is an umbrella term that includes different types of gender variant people (including transsexual people).
Many trans men choose to undergo surgical or hormonal transition, or both (see sex reassignment therapy), to alter their appearance in a way that aligns with their gender identity or alleviates gender dysphoria.
[...] Recently some video clips emerged showing the rape of trans people." Furthermore, the article told about two cases of rape of trans men in Thailand, and a claim that "it seems that quite a few people [in Thailand] would say they have heard of, or known about, such cases in their communities".