Harry Benjamin's first ten cases (1938–1953): A clinical historical note

@article{Schaefer1995HarryBF,
  title={Harry Benjamin's first ten cases (1938–1953): A clinical historical note},
  author={Leah Cahan Schaefer and Connie Christine Wheeler},
  journal={Archives of Sexual Behavior},
  year={1995},
  volume={24},
  pages={73-93}
}
The value in studying Dr. Harry Benjamin's first gender dysphoria patients is in learning how they described themselves—without any books to read, without any other source of information, assuming that he or she was alone and unlike anyone else in the world—and before hardly any literature on the subject had been published. Just as today, Benjamin's earliest patients came to him self-diagnosed. Even without the terminology currently available, their early descriptions of this unique phenomenon… 

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