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"Transsexualism" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Severe gender dysphoria, coupled with a persistent desire for the physical characteristics and social roles that connote the opposite biological sex. (APA, DSM-IV, 1994)

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Transsexualism" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Transsexualism" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 98 publications over 18 distinct years, with a maximum of 17 publications in 2021
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