Endocrine intervention for transsexuals

@article{Levy2003EndocrineIF,
  title={Endocrine intervention for transsexuals},
  author={A. Levy and A. Crown and R. Reid},
  journal={Clinical Endocrinology},
  year={2003},
  volume={59}
}
Gender identity disorder, gender dysphoria, transgenderism and transsexualism are terms used to describe an individual’s wish to live and be accepted as a member of the opposite sex. The condition manifests as discomfort with one’s phenotypic sex and a wish to have treatment to make one’s body correspond to that of the preferred sex. In transsexualism, genotype and somatic differentiation do not conform to brain programming as male or female. The persistent cross-gender identification that… Expand

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Interventional Clinical Trial
The purposes of this study are: - to determine the role of testosterone versus dihydrotestosterone with respect to the following physiological functions: bone… Expand
ConditionsTranssexualism
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