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This photo taken on August 30, 2019 shows transgender Alice (C-in pink) as she rides an escalator at an underground train station in the city of Chengdu in China's Sichuan province. - In China, where no official numbers of transgender people exist, there are few medical facilities that offer gender reassignment surgery and little professional information on hormone treatment, forcing people to turn to the black market or online. (Photo by HECTOR RETAMAL / AFP) / TO GO WITH China-health-transgender,FOCUS by Pak YIU (Photo credit should read HECTOR RETAMAL/AFP/Getty Images)

This photo taken on August 30, 2019 shows transgender Alice (C-in pink) as she rides an escalator at an underground train station in the city of Chengdu in China's Sichuan province. - In China, where no official numbers of transgender people exist, there are few medical facilities that offer gender reassignment surgery and little professional information on hormone treatment, forcing people to turn to the black market or online. (Photo by HECTOR RETAMAL / AFP) / TO GO WITH China-health-transgender,FOCUS by Pak YIU        (Photo credit should read HECTOR RETAMAL/AFP/Getty Images)