• J. Christie-Brown


Trans-sexualism is a rare disorder which is difficult to manage or treat. It is of great theoretical interest and its study may eventually throw light on normal psychosexual development.


Luteinising Hormone Gender Identity Gender Dysphoria Psychosexual Development Late Onset Group 
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