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Transsexualism

Known as: Trans-sexualism, Transgenderism, transexualism 
Expression of a GENDER IDENTITY inconsistent with, or not culturally-associated with the gender assigned to an individual at birth, combined with the… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
The present review focuses on the brain structure of male-to-female (MtF) and female-to-male (FtM) homosexual transsexuals before… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Context The treatment for transsexualism is sex reassignment, including hormonal treatment and surgery aimed at making the person… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECTIVE The aim was to formulate practice guidelines for endocrine treatment of transsexual persons. EVIDENCE This evidence… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND There is a likely genetic component to transsexualism, and genes involved in sex steroidogenesis are good candidates… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Gender identity-one's sense of being a man or a woman-is a fundamental perception experienced by all individuals that extends… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
AIM The Belgian medical world has acknowledged the diagnosis of transsexualism and accepted Sex Reassignment Surgery (SRS) as one… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Transsexualism is characterised by lifelong discomfort with the assigned sex and a strong identification with the opposite sex… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
SUMMARY Coming to recognize oneself as transsexual involves a number of stages of exploration and analysis on both an… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Objective To report experience of a new surgical technique in male‐to‐female transsexual patients, the complications, and the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1967
Highly Cited
1967
  • H. Benjamin
  • Transactions of the New York Academy of Sciences
  • 1967
  • Corpus ID: 28739871
• Preface and Acknowledgements • The symphony of sexes • Transvestism, Transsexualism, Homosexuality • The transvestite in older… Expand
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