Impact of Bathroom Discrimination on Mental Health Among Transgender and Nonbinary Youth.

  title={Impact of Bathroom Discrimination on Mental Health Among Transgender and Nonbinary Youth.},
  author={Myeshia Price-Feeney and Amy E. Green and Samuel H Dorison},
  journal={The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine},
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