However, disclosure of identity is a multifaceted issue, and as noted in the above discussion of risk factors, may also lead to harassment and victimization D'Augelli, While these are provocative findings, they come from only two studies; more research is required to either confirm or refute them.
Sites in the UK, and a significant number of its members are gay, lesbian, or bisexual. One study was designed to address screening disparities as a potential modifiable pathway to early detection of breast cancer. Money J. Other than small studies based on convenience samples, the committee found no studies addressing health and health care for subgroups of LGBT youth, such as racial and ethnic minorities, or health and health care for transgender youth.
While these are provocative findings, they come from only two studies; more research is required to either confirm or refute them. Literature flow diagram—LGBT populations. Compared with their white peers in the United States in , more than twice as many black young men who have sex with men were diagnosed with HIV; black and Latino young men who have sex with men were more likely to become infected at younger ages CDC,