The percentage of medical students and physicians who are gay and lesbian remains largely unknown because open acknowledgment of homosexuality is a step taken by very few members of the medical profession. Nevertheless, whatever the numbers, many gay men and lesbian women in medicine form and maintain long-standing relationships with their partners. They too are subject to particular stresses, both from within and without. In this chapter, I will outline some of their concerns.
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