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Transgender Patient and Mental Health

  • Charlie Borowicz
  • John S. Rozel
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Abstract

This chapter contains a case study of a transgender woman in the emergency department for anxiety and obsessive-compulsive disorder.

Keywords

Transgender Transsexual Trans* Anxiety Self-injurious behavior MTF Obsessive-compulsive disorder 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Charlie Borowicz
    • 1
  • John S. Rozel
    • 1
  1. 1.University of PittsburghPittsburghUSA

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