Ash Patrick Schade had two years of transition and she was taking estrogen and testosterone inhibitors when she found out she had become pregnant. The 28-year-old man, from West Virginia, United States, interrupted hormone treatment to allow his baby to grow.
The transgender man recently revealed through a connection on Grindr, a social network for gay and bisexual people, that he discovered his pregnancy in February 2020 after having an affair with another man. A month later she met Jordan, who is now her husband and with whom She is raising her son Ronan, who was born in October 2020.
Ash underwent superior surgery after the birth of her son to remove her breasts, although she clarified that she is postponing the full gender reassignment surgery so that they can have more children together, she reported on the social network, according to local media. “It had never occurred to me that I might get pregnant while taking estrogen and testosterone blockers, as this is very rare,” Ash explained.
“Nobody wants to accept my case when I found out that I was pregnant. It was a high-risk case, I had difficulties, but giving birth was one of the most masculine things I have ever done, ”he assures Clarín.
Ash relates that she always felt “in the wrong body” and assured that at school she suffered bullying because she was not a girl like the others. “I hid my breasts and identified myself as a boy, but even a teacher yelled at me and told me it was a girl ”.