Fetishistic Disorder

Resources for Patients and Caregivers

Fetishistic disorder is characterized by a distressing and persistent pattern of sexual arousal involving the use of nonliving objects or specific, nongenital body parts.

 

Cluster Number:
Wiki Number: 18-Fetishistic Disorde
Diagnosis:
US Patients: 1% of psychiatraic patients.
World Patients:
Sex Ratio:
Age Onset:
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Symptoms: sexual arousal due to body parts, mostly feet, footwear, fabrics or leather
Progression:
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Medications:
Therapies: removal of the object of the fetish.

Resources for Physicians, Counselors and Researchers

4 CURRENT ARTICLES
FROM PUBMED

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