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Podophilia: Introduction

Podophilia: podophilia refers to sexual urges, arousal or fantasies involving feet. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Podophilia is available below.

Symptoms of Podophilia

  • Sexual attraction to feet
  • Abnormal amount of time spent thinking about feet
  • Recurring intense sexual fantasies involving feet
  • Recurring intense sexual urges involving feet
  • Sexual interest in feet
  • more symptoms...»

Treatments for Podophilia

  • Psychoanalysis, hypnosis, behavior therapy, cognitive therapy, drug therapy
  • Treatment is generally not sought unless the condition becomes problematic for the person in some way and they feel compelled to address their condition. The majority of 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:
  • Psychoanalysis
  • Hypnosis
  • Behavior therapy
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Causes of Podophilia

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Podophilia: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Podophilia

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Podophilia: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Podophilia

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Podophilia: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Podophilia: Broader Related Topics

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More information about Podophilia

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

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