List of unusual sexual disorders.
One of the most interesting topics people love to discuss is sex. Sex is the activity or phenomena of life concerned with sexual desire or reproduction or the character of being male or female.
Here’s a list of some of the most unusual sexual disorders.
Thanatophilia or Necrophilia
Necrophilia is the abnormal sexual attraction of a person to dead bodies or death. A person who has a morbid attraction, usually of an erotic nature, to corpse is called a necrophile.
Fetishism is a belief that an object has certain power or it is symbolically endowed with special meaning, especially that of a beloved person. The attraction of an object is associated with libido gratification and sexual desire.
The word Somnophilia is from Latin “somnus” which means sleep and Greek word “-philia” meaning love. Somnophilia, also called sleeping princess syndrome or Sleeping Beauty syndrome, is a paraphilia in which sexual arousal and/or orgasm are stimulated by intruding on and awakening a sleeping stranger with erotic caresses, but not with force or violence.
Masochism is a sexual perversion in which pleasure is derived from physical or psychological pain inflicted upon another; or being abused; any pleasure obtained from the abuse of another which gives sexual gratification to the recipient. (After Leopold von Sacher-Masoch, an Austrian novelist, who described this condition.)
Sadism is a pathological condition in which pleasure is derives from inflicting physical or psychological pain on others. It is a perversion or sexual deviation when it is necessary to inflict pain upon another in order to obtain sexual gratification. (After Comte Donatien de Sade: with reference to the various sexual aberrations described in his writings.)
Sadomasochism is a condition in which sadism and masochism are combined in one person.
Erotomania is abnormal, unrestrained libido or a morbid propensity to love or make love; uncontrollable sexual desire. It is the opposite of erotophobia which is an aversion to sexual love.
Exhibitionism is an abnormal compulsion to expose the genitals to the opposite sex.
Nymphomania is an abnormal and excessive need for sexual intercourse in females; a morbid and ungovernable sexual desire in women.
Satyriasis is an exaggerated sexual desire in males or morbid lasciviousness in males.
Sodomy is a carnal copulation between male persons or with beast; unnatural sexual intercourse; anal intercourse. (After Sodom, to whose people this practice was imputed.)
Transvestism is the condition of finding sexual pleasure by wearing clothing appropriate to the opposite sex.
Pedophilia is an abnormal condition of finding sexual pleasures in children. A person who chooses children as his/her sex object is a pedophile.
Incest is a sexual intercourse between close blood relations like father and daughter, grandfather and granddaughter, brother and sister, and in rare cases, mother and son.
Triorchidism is a male having three testes.
Gymnophobia is the unusual aversion to looking at a naked body.
Narcissism is sexual excitement or gratification derived from contemplation of the self.
Eonism is sexual perversion, as in transvestism of the male.
Frottage is a sexual gratification by rubbing against a person of the opposite sex.
Onanism/ Coitus interruptus is the withdrawal during intercourse before ejaculation. (After Onan. see Gen. 38-9)
Gynephobia is an aversion to female companionship.
Gynecomania is an abnormal sexual desire in the males.
Agonad is an individual without sex gland.
Infecundity – sterility in women.
Apandria is an aversion to men.
Misogyny is an aversion to women, it is an opposed to philogyny which is the fondness for or devotion to women.
Zonesthesia – having the sensation of constrictions, as by a girdle.
Hermaphroditic – having both sexes in one individual.
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