Antiandrogenic treatment of a gender-dysphoric transvestite.


A synthetic ovarian hormone, diethylstilbestrol, was used to reduce the desire to cross-dress in a 65-year-old, gender-dysphoric transvestite. Antiandrogens may be of use in treating patients refractory or inaccessible to other clinical approaches.

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@article{Brantley1985AntiandrogenicTO, title={Antiandrogenic treatment of a gender-dysphoric transvestite.}, author={Jim Brantley and Thomas N. Wise}, journal={Journal of sex & marital therapy}, year={1985}, volume={11 2}, pages={109-12} }