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What is gender dysphoria or dysmorphia? What is its based on? At this point we do not really have an idea. Is it fundamentally an undiagnosed intersex condition? Is it a mental disorder? Whatever that means? A social contagion? All of the above?
If you think you are a wolf, I feel comfortable saying that is not something that should be routinely supported
What gender are you?
I provided a brief reply to someone else in another thread about the differences.
If you are going to discuss the subject, at least get the terms right.
Dysphoria vs. Dysmorphia: What’s the Difference
The differences between dysphoria vs. dysmorphia comes down to the following.
Gender dysphoria means someone feels the body they were born into doesn’t reflect their true self or who they are or identify with in terms of their gender.
Body dysmorphia is a disorder that results in someone perceiving a major flaw or problem with their own body, even if that perception is not based in reality. They see themselves, or a certain aspect of themselves, as “distorted” or “ugly.”
And some further info relating to the difference in the terms, though I don't expect many to actually read it or to GAF about using correct terminology, the reasoning behind changes to definitions in the DSM editions or that medicine is not an "exact" science as long as they can blather on either not understanding or imprecisely using terminology/language to support their argument or refute others'.
|Gender dysphoria||Distress experienced when gender identity and body are not congruent. Defined in the DSM-5, which replaced “gender identity disorder” in the DSM-IV|