How do I write a transgender ftm character who doesn’t come out until further in the story?

I’m using third person and for sake of plot need to use she/her pronouns for him until the chapters when he realizes who he is and is ready to come out. What is the best way to go about doing this? I would obviously like to make this character as well-represented as I possibly can, but alas, I am cis, so I don’t... show more I’m using third person and for sake of plot need to use she/her pronouns for him until the chapters when he realizes who he is and is ready to come out. What is the best way to go about doing this? I would obviously like to make this character as well-represented as I possibly can, but alas, I am cis, so I don’t quite know everything about this. Thanks everyone!
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