These photographs were sent to me by
Dr. Pichet, and thus may depict an especially favorable result. In this
view with the labia closed, the overall appearance is quite acceptable for
a first-stage procedure (i.e., there is the expectation that a secondary
labiaplasty will follow).
With the labia spread, we can see the position of
the clitoris. It is well-defined, but is of uncertain construction. The urethral
meatus is placed higher than I personally prefer. There is no suggestion of
excess erectile tissue. In my opinion, this is a satisfactory first-stage
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