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Apotemnophilia: Introduction

Apotemnophilia: Sexual enjoyment gained from being or becoming and amputee or even been seen as an amputee. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Apotemnophilia is available below.

Symptoms of Apotemnophilia

Treatments for Apotemnophilia

  • 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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Wrongly Diagnosed with Apotemnophilia?

Causes of Apotemnophilia

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Apotemnophilia: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Apotemnophilia

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 to speak. This was initially 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 various medical conditions, such as a stroke or 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 more »

Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to more »

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

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

Apotemnophilia: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Apotemnophilia

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Apotemnophilia: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Apotemnophilia: Broader Related Topics

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More information about Apotemnophilia

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

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