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A case of familial heterosexual transvestism.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  848337     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A brief review of the literature concerning familial transvestism is given. The case history of father-son heterosexual transvestism is presented. The son appears to have been ignorant of his father's transvestism. Early childhood experiences as an aetiological factor seem inadequate to explain the similarities of the two subjects' transvestite behaviour. It is suggested that constitutional factors play a part in the aetiology of heterosexual transvestism.
N Buhrich
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta psychiatrica Scandinavica     Volume:  55     ISSN:  0001-690X     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Psychiatr Scand     Publication Date:  1977 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1977-05-12     Completed Date:  1977-05-12     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370364     Medline TA:  Acta Psychiatr Scand     Country:  DENMARK    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  199-201     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Middle Aged
Sexual Behavior
Transvestism / genetics*

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