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Pyromania

Pyromania: Introduction

Pyromania: Compulsive arson and fire starting behavior disorder. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Pyromania is available below.

Symptoms of Pyromania

Treatments for Pyromania

  • Kleptomania is considered an impulse control disorder and treatments include:
    • Psychotherapy
      • Cognitive behavioural therapy
      • Exposure and response prevention (ERP)
      • Habit reversal training
  • more treatments...»

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Pyromania: Related Patient Stories

Pyromania: Deaths

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Causes of Pyromania

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Disease Topics Related To Pyromania

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Pyromania: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Pyromania

Cluster of diseases with difficult diagnosis issues: There is a well-known list of medical conditions that are all somewhat difficult to diagnose, and all can present in a variety of different...read 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...read more »

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness symptom might be Alzheimer's, whereas there are...read 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, occur due to...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...read more »

Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to be diagnosed correctly...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 be diagnosed or have a delayed...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 misdiagnosis of depression or symptoms...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 diagnose these anxiety...read more »

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Hospitals & Clinics: Pyromania

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Pyromania: Rare Types

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Definitions of Pyromania:

An uncontrollable desire to set fire to things - (Source - WordNet 2.1)

 

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