Transgender Medicine

Transgender Medicine is a topic covered in the Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics.

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General Principles

Transgender people have a gender identity that differs from the sex that they were assigned at birth. Transgender medicine is aimed at addressing and minimizing disparities in care for transgender and nonbinary people. In the field of HIV and STIs, providing gender affirming care is especially important for the health of transgender and nonbinary persons.

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