Exhibitionism Psychosexual Disorder

Exhibitionistic Disorder is a mental disorder that causes a person to expose his sexual organs—or genitals–to other people, usually people they’ve never met and are not expecting it, according to the American Psychiatric Association. The exhibitionist gets sexual enjoyment from the behavior.


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Diagnosis: W079
US Patients: Exhibitionism – Psychosexual Disorder
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Symptoms: “paraphilias”= inappropriate desires and acts: fetishism; sexual sadism or masochism; voyeurism; exhibitionism, etc.
Progression: 6 months where the thoughts and actions align with the disorders;
Causes: follows Freudian theories of sexual development or fixations along the way
Medications: androgen blockers or SSRI’s to restore hormone balances
Therapies: None listed.


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