Recent stories. Endocrine Practice. Fertil Steril. The DSM-5 refers to the topic as gender dysphoria while reinforcing the idea that being transgender is not considered a mental illness. Generally the term drag queen covers men doing female drag, drag king covers women doing male drag, and faux queen covers women doing female drag. Likewise, studies such as Rametti's have found that trans men have male-like white matter patterns even before using hormonesregardless of sexual orientation. One trans man who was enrolled as a student in a psychology graduate program highlighted the main concerns with modern clinical training:
Transgender history. Intersex" PDF. Transgender people may meet the criteria for a diagnosis of gender identity disorder GID "only if [being transgender] causes distress or disability. International Transgender Day of Visibility.
Across Asia, there is a tradition of cross-dressing and other forms of transgender behaviour in many places with a rich local lexicon and rituals associated with them