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Axillism: Introduction

Axillism: Axillism refers to sexual urges, preferences or fantasies involving using the armpit for sex. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Axillism is available below.

Symptoms of Axillism

  • Sexual interest using the armpit for sex
  • Abnormal amount of time spent thinking about using the armpit for sex
  • Recurring intense sexual fantasies involving using the armpit for sex
  • Recurring intense sexual urges involving using the armpit for sex
  • Sexual preference for using the armpit for sex
  • more symptoms...»

Treatments for Axillism

  • 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. A fetish for using the armpit for sex does not generally cause any problems but if treatment is sought, options may include:
  • Psychoanalysis
  • Hypnosis
  • Behavior therapy
  • Cognitive therapy
  • more treatments...»

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Causes of Axillism

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Axillism: Undiagnosed Conditions

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More information about Axillism

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

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