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Hypersexuality: Introduction

Hypersexuality: Excessively increased libido. See detailed information below for a list of 18 causes of Hypersexuality, Symptom Checker, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Hypersexuality

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Causes of Types of Hypersexuality:

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Hypersexuality: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Hypersexuality, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Hypersexuality Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Hypersexuality may include:

  • Medroxyprogesterone - mainly used to treat hypersexuality in men
  • Alti-MPA - mainly used to treat hypersexuality in men
  • Amen - mainly used to treat hypersexuality in men
  • Curretab - mainly used to treat hypersexuality in men
  • Cycrin - mainly used to treat hypersexuality in men
  • Depo-Provera - mainly used to treat hypersexuality in men
  • Premphase - mainly used to treat hypersexuality in men
  • more treatments...»

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Stories from Users for Hypersexuality

Real-life user stories relating to Hypersexuality:

Message Boards for Hypersexuality

Symptom specific forums: The following patient stories in our interactive forums and message boards relate to Hypersexuality or relevant symptoms:

Diagnostic tests for Hypersexuality:

Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Hypersexuality. Some of these are listed below :

  • Mental state examination (to help detect a manic or hypomanic phase of bipolar disorder) - including appearance, behavior, rate and continuity of speech, mood, affect, thought content, evidence of any hallucinations or abnormal beliefs, orientation to time, place and person, attention and concentration, short-term memory, insight and judgement.
  • more tests...»

Hypersexuality: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Hypersexuality may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Hypersexuality

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Assessment Questionnaire: Questions your doctor may ask (and why!)

During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Hypersexuality. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.

It is also very important to bring an up-to-date list of all of your all medical conditions, medications including dosages, and names of numbers of any specialist you see.

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Hospitals & Clinics: Hypersexuality

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Hypersexuality: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Organs affected by Hypersexuality:

The list of organs typically affected by Hypersexuality may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Hypersexuality

The list below shows some of the causes of Hypersexuality mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Hypersexuality?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Hypersexuality. Of the 18 causes of Hypersexuality that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 17 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Hypersexuality:

The following list of conditions have 'Hypersexuality' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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  • Mania ... increased libido



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Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Hypersexuality?

Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Hypersexuality, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

Classifications of Hypersexuality:

Subtypes of Hypersexuality:

Increased libido (14 causes), Changes in sexual desire (11 causes)

Medical Conditions associated with Hypersexuality:

Libido symptoms (122 causes), Sexual symptoms (1838 causes), Intercourse symptoms (258 causes)

Symptoms related to Hypersexuality:

Low libido (75 causes), Adrenal adenoma (16 causes), Familial, Adrenal Cancer, Adrenal Cortex Diseases, Adrenal Cortex Neoplasms, Adrenal gland hyperfunction

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Medical News summaries about Hypersexuality

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