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Transsexualism: Introduction

A transsexual is a person who is genuinely and totally convinced their gender should be the opposite to their physical body. The modern official medical diagnosis of transsexualism is usually give as the medical term gender identity disorder. Transsexualism is not the same as transvestitism, homosexuality, hermaphroditism, or any type of fetishism. ...more »

Symptoms of Transsexualism

  • Strong urge to live and behave as a member of the opposite sex
  • Inability to feel comfortable in the role of their physical gender
  • Persistent desire to undergo hormonal therapy and surgery in order to become more physically like the opposite sex
  • more symptoms...»

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Transsexualism: Deaths

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Causes of Transsexualism

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Transsexualism: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Hospitals & Clinics: Transsexualism

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Clinical Trials for Transsexualism

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Definitions of Transsexualism:

Condition in which a person assumes the identity and permanently acts the part of the gender opposite to his or her biological sex - (Source - WordNet 2.1)

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  1. Transsexualism: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Deaths

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