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Descriptor English:   Transsexualism 
Descriptor Spanish:   Transexualismo 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Transexualismo 
Synonyms English:   Transgenderism  
Tree Number:   F01.145.802.975.750
Definition English:   Expression of a GENDER IDENTITY inconsistent with, or not culturally-associated with the gender assigned to an individual at birth, combined with the desire to permanently transition to the gender with which they identify. 
Indexing Annotation English:   index both MALE and FEMALE check tags
See Related English:   Sex Reassignment Procedures
Sex Reassignment Surgery
Transgender Persons
History Note English:   68 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications DI diagnosis
DG diagnostic imaging DH diet therapy
DT drug therapy EC economics
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RH rehabilitation SU surgery
TH therapy UR urine
VI virology  
Record Number:   14582 
Unique Identifier:   D014189 

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