Meet Tiamat Medusa, the woman who claims to be the most modified transgender person in the world.
She's spent over R500 000 on various procedures in a bid to look like a dragon.
Among the things she's had done - a complete removal of her ears, 'scales' tattooed onto her body, and her tongue forked to look more reptilian - and she's not finished yet.
I'm gonna have my belly button and both my nipples removed. I've already had my prostate removed and I'm going to have my testicles removed.— Tiamat Medusa
So what would possess someone to undergo such a radical transformation?
CapeTalk's Sara-Jayne King caught up with Tiamat Medusa recently to find out:
The bottom line is, when I die, I do not want to die looking anything like a human.— Tiamat Medusa
Click below to hear to how Tiamat Medusa is planning to shed her human form:
This article first appeared on CapeTalk : Transgender 'dragon lady' has ears removed and says testicles are next to go