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Infantophilia: Introduction

Infantophilia: A sexual preference for children under three years old. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Infantophilia is available below.

Symptoms of Infantophilia

  • Sexual preference for children under three years old
  • Abnormal amount of time spent thinking about children under three years old
  • Recurring intense sexual fantasies involving children under three years old
  • Recurring intense sexual urges involving children under three years old
  • more symptoms...»

Treatments for Infantophilia

  • Psychoanalysis, hypnosis, behavior therapy, cognitive therapy, drug therapy
  • These conditions present treatment challenges, because they are often concealed, and are often associated with guilt and shame. They are generally treated with psychotherapy and/or medication. The type and setting (inpatient vs outpatient) of treatment utilised is dependant upon the degree of dysfunction the condition causes, as well as the threat the behaviours pose to others
  • Treatments include:
  • Psychotherapy:
    • Cognitive behavioural therapy
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Infantophilia?

Causes of Infantophilia

Read more about causes of Infantophilia.

Infantophilia: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Infantophilia

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even absent more »

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because he suffered from sudden inability more »

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, more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed more »

Rare type of breast cancer without a lump: There is a less common form of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer. Its symptoms can be an inflammation of the breast tissue, such as with a breast rash more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used 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 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 patients 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 be diagnosed or have a delayed more »

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

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not more »

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

Infantophilia: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Infantophilia

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Infantophilia: Rare Types

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Infantophilia: Broader Related Topics

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More information about Infantophilia

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

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