Transvestite Disorder

(Transvestismus) Transvestism involves recurrent and intense sexual arousal by cross-dressing, which can manifest as fantasies, urges or behaviors. Transvestite disorder is Transvestismus that causes significant distress or impairment of the functions. Transvestism is a type of paraphilia, but most “cross-dresser” do not meet the clinical criteria for a paraphilic disease. These criteria require that the fantasies, intense urges or behaviors cause a person distress, impair the functionality or harm others….

September 3, 2018