Gender Identity Disorder
Gender Identity Disorder: Introduction
A condition where the sufferer believes that he/she has been assigned the wrong gender. The do not conform to the gender role of the gender they have been prescribed. This condition often leads transexuality or cross-dressing and some even resort to a sex-change operation to give them the physical attributes they believe they should have been born with. ...more »
Symptoms of Gender Identity Disorder
- Confusion about gender identity
- Distress about gender identity
- Belief that person should be the other gender
- more symptoms...»
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symptoms of Gender Identity Disorder
Home Diagnostic Testing
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- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Mental Health (Adults): Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Gender Identity Disorder?
Gender Identity Disorder: Deaths
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Causes of Gender Identity Disorder
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Disease Topics Related To Gender Identity Disorder
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Gender Identity Disorder: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Gender Identity Disorder
Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who
had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness
because he suffered from sudden inability to speak.
This was initially misdiagnosed...read more »
Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for
a patient to show mental decline to dementia.
Whereas this can, of course, occur due...read more »
ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD
in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults.
Some adults can remain undiagnosed, and indeed the condition...read more »
Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder)
often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary care physicians.
Many patients with bipolar seek help from their...read more »
Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with
an eating disorder is female.
The result is that men with eating disorders often...read more »
Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be
undiagnosed in teenagers.
The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe medical...read more »
Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression)
may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders ...read more »
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Gender Identity Disorder: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Gender Identity Disorder
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Gender Identity Disorder: Rare Types
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Gender Identity Disorder: Broader Related Topics
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