Journal of Mental Health and Human Behaviour

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2015  |  Volume : 20  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 38--40

Compulsive masturbation in a patient with delusional disorder


Sagar Karia, Avinash De Sousa, Nilesh Shah, Sushma Sonavane 
 Department of Psychiatry, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Avinash De Sousa
Carmel, 18, St. Francis Road, Off SV Road, `Santacruz West, Mumbai - 400 054, Maharashtra
India

Compulsive masturbation is a type of paraphilia related disorder in which a person engages in masturbatory behavior to such an extent that it causes socio-occupational dysfunction. The psychiatric co-morbidities associated with it include mood and anxiety disorders, substance use disorders, etc. Here, we report a case of a patient with the delusional disorder having compulsive masturbation.


How to cite this article:
Karia S, De Sousa A, Shah N, Sonavane S. Compulsive masturbation in a patient with delusional disorder.J Mental Health Hum Behav 2015;20:38-40


How to cite this URL:
Karia S, De Sousa A, Shah N, Sonavane S. Compulsive masturbation in a patient with delusional disorder. J Mental Health Hum Behav [serial online] 2015 [cited 2019 Dec 12 ];20:38-40
Available from: http://www.jmhhb.org/article.asp?issn=0971-8990;year=2015;volume=20;issue=1;spage=38;epage=40;aulast=Karia;type=0