Fetishistic Disorder and Kleptomania

Open Access Macedonian Journal of Medical Sciences

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Title Fetishistic Disorder and Kleptomania
Creator Soraya, Hanny
Efffendy, Elmeida
Amin, Mustafa M.
Subject Fetishistic disorder
Description BACKGROUND: Recently cases of fetishistic disorder have often occurred in Indonesia. And also usually these cases are often accompanied by other disorders, one of which is kleptomania. Nowadays, Fetishtic disorder becomes one of the psychiatrist’s concerns. The psychiatrist’s main role is to diagnose, provide care to patients, and reduce personal distress.

AIM: The purpose of this case report is to determine the symptoms and diagnosis of Fetishistic Disorder and Kleptomania.

CASE REPORT: A 26-year-old man, working as a freelance, unmarried, and currently living in a packed neighborhood, arrested by the police and brought for psychiatric examination. The man charged with stealing a lot of clothes from his neighbors. When his house investigated, the police found over 50 pieces of women’s clothing and old underwear.

CONCLUSION: There has been a lot of controversy about fetishistic disorder and kleptomania and has recently become a concern for psychiatric cases. One of the triggers can occur fetishistic disorder due to sexual harassment. Really do a deeper examination using instruments and perform therapy as quickly as possible. Therapy options that can be carried out include cognitive behavioral therapy, antipsychotic medications, and sensitization therapy.
Publisher Scientific Foundation SPIROSKI, Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
Date 2021-06-25
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
Format application/pdf
Identifier https://oamjms.eu/index.php/mjms/article/view/6297
Source Open Access Macedonian Journal of Medical Sciences; Vol. 9 No. T3 (2021): T3 - Thematic Issue "Neuroscience, Neurology, Psychiatry and General Medicine" ; 209-211
Language eng
Relation https://oamjms.eu/index.php/mjms/article/view/6297/5780
Rights Copyright (c) 2021 Hanny Soraya, Elmeida Efffendy, Mustafa M. Amin (Author)

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