Incidence and sex ratio of transsexualism in Sweden

@article{Landn1996IncidenceAS,
  title={Incidence and sex ratio of transsexualism in Sweden},
  author={Mika{\'e}l Land{\'e}n and J. W{\aa}lindel and Bengt Lundstr{\"o}m},
  journal={Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica},
  year={1996},
  volume={93}
}
Landén M, Wålinder J, Lundström B. Incidence and sex ratio of transsexualism in Sweden. 

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