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What is Koro syndrome?

What is Koro syndrome?

  • Koro syndrome: A disorder that occurs mainly in Malyan men and involves a fear that their penis will shrink and disappear into the stomach and they will then die.

Koro syndrome: Introduction

Types of Koro syndrome:

Broader types of Koro syndrome:

Who gets Koro syndrome?

Gender Ratio for Koro syndrome: males only

Racial predominance for Koro syndrome: Malayan archipelago

What causes Koro syndrome?

Causes of Koro syndrome: see causes of Koro syndrome

What are the symptoms of Koro syndrome?

Symptoms of Koro syndrome: see symptoms of Koro syndrome

Can anyone else get Koro syndrome?

Inheritance: see inheritance of Koro syndrome

Koro syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Koro syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Koro syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Koro syndrome: Psychiatrist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Koro syndrome.
Treatments for Koro syndrome: see treatments for Koro syndrome

Name and Aliases of Koro syndrome

Main name of condition: Koro syndrome

Other names or spellings for Koro syndrome:

depersonalization psychosis, genital retraction syndrome


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