Coming out. The Fenway Institute. Gender reassignment is not a characteristic, it is a process. Community Life:: The Transgender Phenomenon.
Transsexualism will no longer be classified as a mental illness in France".
Neither are mutually exclusive. Who knows! Do not use the word "transvestite" at all, unless someone specifically self-identifies that way.
As they are not commonly known outside the LGBTQ community, they will require context and definition if used in mainstream media.