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Acrotomophilia

Acrotomophilia: Introduction

Acrotomophilia: A sexual preference for amputees. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Acrotomophilia is available below.

Symptoms of Acrotomophilia

Treatments for Acrotomophilia

  • Treatment may not generally be sought unless the condition becomes problematic for the person in some way, or they come under scrutiny of the legal system, and become compelled to address their condition. Many people simply learn to accept their fetish and manage to achieve gratification in an appropriate manner. If treatment is sought, general treatment options for fetishes may include:
  • Psychotherapy:
    • Cognitive behavioural therapy
    • Orgasmic reconditioning
    • Individual expressive-supportive psychotherapy
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Causes of Acrotomophilia

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Acrotomophilia: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Acrotomophilia

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Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course,...read more »

ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults. Some adults can remain undiagnosed, and indeed the condition has...read more »

Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary care physicians. Many...read more »

Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with an eating disorder is female. The result is that men with eating disorders often fail to...read more »

Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be undiagnosed in teenagers. The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe medical depression to be overlooked. See ...read more »

Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression) may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see symptoms of anxiety disorders). Failure to...read more »

Acrotomophilia: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Acrotomophilia

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Acrotomophilia: Rare Types

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Acrotomophilia: Broader Related Topics

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More information about Acrotomophilia

  1. Acrotomophilia: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

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