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Can some one explain the difference between body dysphoria and dysmorphia?


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On 6/17/2022 at 8:54 PM, Gremlin said:

Im a bit confused on the two

Hey there,

So, dysphoria is where the individual is dissatisfied with their biological sex and feels like their gender does not reflect this , and this can present itself as extreme dissatisfaction with the body you're in. On the other hand,Β  body dysmorphia is where you have a distorted perception of how your body looks versus how it actually is, so you feel like it looks very different than how it is. Does that make sense?

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