Several studies suggest that changes in sexual orientation among trans people are quite common. Among 115 dutch participants, for example, 33 of trans women and 22 of trans men reported experiencing changes in their sexual attractions. This was true of 49 of trans masculine and 64 of trans feminine individuals in a 2015 study of 452 participants from massachusetts, with the majority of. Classifying transgender people by sexual orientation sexologist magnus hirschfeld first suggested a distinction based on sexual orientation in 1923. 56 a number of two-type taxonomies based on sexuality have subsequently been proposed by clinicians, though some clinicians believe that other factors are more clinically useful categories, or that two types are insufficient. Sexual orientation is an enduring pattern of romantic or sexual attraction (or a combination of these) to persons of the opposite sex or gender, the same sex or gender, or to both sexes or more than one gender. These attractions are generally subsumed under heterosexuality, homosexuality, and bisexuality, while asexuality (the lack of sexual attraction to others) is sometimes identified as the. The laws of attraction and transition in the weekly rant with mila madison. in contrast, some transgender individuals report a change in sexual orientation. Methods we included 115 transsexual persons (70 male-to-female mtf and 45 female-to-male ftm) patients from our endocrine outpatient clinic, who completed a questionnaire, retrospectively evaluating the history of their gender transition phase. Transgender transitioning and change of self-reported sexual orientation matthias k.