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Diseases » Fetishism » Summary
 

What is Fetishism?

What is Fetishism?

  • Fetishism: A syndrome characterised by recurrent sexual urges for and fantasies of using fetishes.
  • Fetishism: sexual arousal or gratification resulting from handling a fetish (or a specific part of the body other than the sexual organs).
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Fetishism: Introduction

Types of Fetishism:

Types of Fetishism:

Broader types of Fetishism:

What causes Fetishism?

Causes of Fetishism: see causes of Fetishism

What are the symptoms of Fetishism?

Symptoms of Fetishism: see symptoms of Fetishism

Can anyone else get Fetishism?

More information: see contagiousness of Fetishism
Inheritance: see inheritance of Fetishism

Fetishism: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Fetishism.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Fetishism.

How is it treated?

Treatments for Fetishism: see treatments for Fetishism

Society issues for Fetishism


Hospitalization statistics for Fetishism: The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Fetishism:

  • 0.00001% (1) of hospital consultant episodes were for fetishism in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 100% of hospital consultant episodes for fetishism required hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 86% of hospital consultant episodes for fetishism were for men in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 14% of hospital consultant episodes for fetishism were for women in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 86% of hospital consultant episodes for fetishism required emergency hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
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Name and Aliases of Fetishism

Main name of condition: Fetishism

Other names or spellings for Fetishism:

fetish

Fetichism
Source - WordNet 2.1

Fetishism: Related Conditions

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