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What is paraphilia?

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Dr. Michael Sinclair
Family Medicine

In brief: A mental illness

It is a 6-month period of recurrent, intense, sexually arousing fantasies or sexual urges involving a specific act, depending on the paraphilia.
No specific hormone issues have ever been found that could explain this mental illness.

In brief: A mental illness

It is a 6-month period of recurrent, intense, sexually arousing fantasies or sexual urges involving a specific act, depending on the paraphilia.
No specific hormone issues have ever been found that could explain this mental illness.
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