gender dysphoria

A profound and persistent unhappiness related to ones physical sex.

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  • gender dysphoria — noun Medicine the condition of feeling one s emotional and psychological identity as male or female to be opposite to one s biological sex …   English new terms dictionary

  • gender dysphoria — …   Useful english dictionary

  • gender dysphoria syndrome — a group of psychological problems associated with discrepancy between the physical sex assignment and the psychological gender identity …   Medical dictionary

  • Gender identity disorder — (GID) is the formal diagnosis used by psychologists and physicians to describe persons who experience significant gender dysphoria (discontent with the biological sex they were born with). It is a psychiatric classification and describes the… …   Wikipedia

  • Dysphoria — (from Greek δύσφορος (dysphoros), from δυσ , difficult, and φέρω, to bear) is generally characterized as an unpleasant or uncomfortable mood, such as sadness (depressed mood), anxiety, irritability, or restlessness. [Abbess; Alleydog.com.]… …   Wikipedia

  • Gender identity disorder in children — Gender Identity Disorder of Childhood Classification and external resources ICD 10 F64.2 ICD 9 302.6 …   Wikipedia

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  • gender identity disorder — noun A condition in which the patient experiences significant gender dysphoria: the diagnostic classification most commonly applied to transsexuals …   Wiktionary

  • Species dysphoria — is a condition in which someone feels they are meant to be some non human creature (most likely an animal) as if they are an animal trapped in a human body . It is in no way related to Clinical Lycanthropy, which is a disease in which someone… …   Wikipedia

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