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Pictophilia: Introduction

Pictophilia: Sexual arousal gained from pornographic pictures or art. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Pictophilia is available below.

Symptoms of Pictophilia

  • Sexual arousal gained from pornographic pictures or art
  • Recurring intense sexual fantasies involving pornographic pictures or art
  • Recurring intense sexual urges involving pornographic pictures or art
  • more symptoms...»

Treatments for Pictophilia

  • Psychoanalysis, hypnosis, behavior therapy, cognitive therapy, drug therapy
  • Treatment may not 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
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Pictophilia?

Causes of Pictophilia

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Pictophilia: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Pictophilia

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Pictophilia: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Pictophilia

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Pictophilia: Rare Types

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Pictophilia: Broader Related Topics

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More information about Pictophilia

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

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