Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.


Ephebophilia: Introduction

Ephebophilia: A sexual preference for children in mid- to late adolescence. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Ephebophilia is available below.

Symptoms of Ephebophilia

Treatments for Ephebophilia

  • These conditions present treatment challenges, because they are often concealed, and are often associated with guilt and shame. They are generally treated with psychotherapy and/or medication. The type and setting (inpatient vs outpatient) of treatment utilised is dependant upon the degree of dysfunction the condition causes, as well as the threat the behaviours pose to others
  • Tretaments include:
  • Psychotherapy:
    • Cognitive behavioural therapy
    • Orgasmic reconditioning
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Ephebophilia:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Ephebophilia?

Causes of Ephebophilia

Read more about causes of Ephebophilia.

Ephebophilia: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Ephebophilia

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because 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 condition has usually more »

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

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

Ephebophilia: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Hospitals & Clinics: Ephebophilia

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Ephebophilia:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Ephebophilia, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Ephebophilia: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Ephebophilia: Broader Related Topics

User Interactive Forums

Read about other experiences, ask a question about Ephebophilia, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:

Related Ephebophilia Info

Videos about Ephebophilia


More information about Ephebophilia

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

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise