Ego-dystonic sexual orientation is an ego-dystonic mental disorder characterized by having a sexual orientation or an attraction that is at odds with one's idealized self-image, causing anxiety and a desire to change one's orientation or become more comfortable with one's sexual orientation.
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“Every orientation presupposes a disorientation.”
—Hans Magnus Enzensberger (b. 1929)