The transsexual brain – A review of findings on the neural basis of transsexualism

@article{Smith2015TheTB,
  title={The transsexual brain – A review of findings on the neural basis of transsexualism},
  author={E. Smith and J. Junger and B. Derntl and U. Habel},
  journal={Neuroscience \& Biobehavioral Reviews},
  year={2015},
  volume={59},
  pages={251-266}
}
Transsexualism describes the condition when a person's psychological gender differs from his or her biological sex and is commonly thought to arise from a discrepant cerebral and genital sexual differentiation. This review intends to give an extensive overview of structural and functional neurobiological correlates of transsexualism and their course under cross-sex hormonal treatment. Research in this field enables insight into the stability or variability of gender differences and their… Expand
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