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Relevant discussion may be found on the talk page. In addition, the Oxford English Dictionary refers to transsexual as "having physical characteristics of one sex and psychological characteristics of the other" and "one whose sex has been changed by surgery.
Christopher; Hersen, Michel 30 June While many of those interviewed felt empowered by positive identities as transgender women, sex workers and sex worker-advocates, disempowerment and vulnerability were also linked to inappropriately masculinised and feminised identities.
In a second surgery the excess skin is removed. Adult Psychopathology and Diagnosis 7th ed. See Trans panic defense.
While many transgender female sex workers described their identities using positive and empowered language, cisgender male sex workers frequently expressed shame and internalised stigma related to identities, which could be described as 'less than masculine'. They may be heterosexual, bisexual, homosexual or none of the above. Wikipedia indefinitely semi-protected pages Wikipedia articles needing clarification from December Articles needing more detailed references Articles needing additional references from September All articles needing additional references Wikipedia articles with GND identifiers.
Thus trans women fall under the umbrella of being transgender because their gender was assigned male at birth but they identify as a woman. Health care and medicine.