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Introduction: Paraphilia

Description of Paraphilia

Paraphilia (medical condition): Sexual disorders where the patient has sexual urges that are not socially acceptable such as sexual arousal involving non ...more

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Paraphilia: Disorders that include recurrent, intense sexually arousing fantasies, sexual urges, or behaviors generally involving nonhuman objects, suffering of oneself or partners, or children or other nonconsenting partners. (from DSM-IV, 1994).
Source: MeSH 2007

Paraphilia: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Paraphilia:

Paraphilia as a Disease

Paraphilia: Another name for Paraphilias (or close medical condition association).
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Paraphilia: Related Diseases

Paraphilia: Paraphilia is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Paraphilia (Paraphilias)

Some of the symptoms of Paraphilia incude:

  • Increased sexual urges
  • Inappropriate sexual behaviour

Paraphilia: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Paraphilia:

Terms associated with Paraphilia:

Terms Similar to Paraphilia:

  • Sex Deviations

Source - MeSH 2007

Related Topics

Source - MeSH 2007

More specific terms for Paraphilia:

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Paraphilia

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Paraphilia

The following list attempts to classify Paraphilia into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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