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those who have genitalia that are in between or a mix of the 2

intersex

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culturally dictated expectations, actions, behaviors which are dictated by genital

gender

3

the way that a person conveys their gender

gender role

4

inner sense of place on the male-female spectrum

gender identity

5

what is formed early in life, set by age 2-3

gender identity

6

what describes the object of one's sexual impulse/attactions

sexual orientation

7

sexual desires or chosen activities, actions, behaviors

sexual preference

8

initial assigment at birth as male or female

gender assignment

9

gender creative

gender atypical

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an individuals affective/cognitive discontent with the assigned gender

gender dysphoria

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broad spectrum of indiv who identify w/ gender different than their natal gender

transgender

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an indiv who seeks a social transition from male to female, vice versa

transsexual

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marked incongruence b/w one's experienced/expressed gender and assigned gender for at least 6 months, causing distress or impairment in fxn

gender dysphoria in adolescents and adults

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gender atypical children present with cross gender behaviors before age____

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what grp is at the highest risk for HIV

transwomen of color

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MTF horone therapy

estrogen, anti-androgens, progesterone

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best ROA of estradiol

sublingual

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anti-androgen tx used while testes are present

spironolactone