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AUTISM GENDER NONCONFORMITY
Is There a Link Between Autism and Gender Dysphoria?
Co-founder and Vice President, Autism Family Center
Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) occur at a higher rate in transgender people than in the general population. Moreover, female-to-male (FTM) transgender people have higher rates of autistic features than do male-to-female (MTF) transgender people or cisgender males and females.
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