Sex and gender in pain

Priya A. Pinto, Devina Persaud, Karina Gritsenko

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Abstract

Sex: It is the genetic, hormonal, and anatomic characteristics that determine whether a person is a biological female or male; typically defined by physical assessment of genitalia.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPain Medicine
Subtitle of host publicationAn Essential Review
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Pages133-134
Number of pages2
ISBN (Electronic)9783319431338
ISBN (Print)9783319431314
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2017

Keywords

  • Epidemiology of pain
  • Gender expression
  • Gender role
  • Substance abuse

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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