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Disease Transsexualism

Name Transsexualism
Synonym Transsexualisms
Definition Severe gender dysphoria, coupled with a persistent desire for the physical characteristics and social roles that connote the opposite biological sex. (APA, DSM-IV, 1994)
Categories Mental disorder
MeSH® ID D014189

Top ↑ Ancestors

DiseasesMental Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Sexual Dysfunctions, Psychological Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Transsexualism

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