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Descriptor English: Fetishism, Psychiatric
Descriptor Spanish: Fetichismo Psiquiátrico
Descriptor Portuguese: Fetichismo Psiquiátrico
Descriptor French: Without translation
Entry term(s): Fetishism (Psychiatric)
Psychiatric Fetishism
Tree number(s): F03.657.350
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005329
Scope note: A condition in which inanimate objects are utilized as a preferred or exclusive method of stimulating erotic arousal.
Annotation: belief in religious or magic fetishes goes under RELIGION; SUPERSTITION & its indentions, ANTHROPOLOGY, CULTURAL or other pertinent term
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 2020; was FETISHISM (PSYCHIATRIC) 1991-2019; see PARAPHILIAS 1981-1990; see SEX DEVIATION 1968-1980
History Note: 2020 (1975); was FETISHISM (PSYCHIATRIC) 1991-2019; was indexed under PARAPHILIAS 1981-1990; was indexed under SEX DEVIATION 1975-1980; use SEX DEVIATION 1968-1974
DeCS ID: 5463
Unique ID: D005329
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2019/01/17
Fetishism, Psychiatric - Preferred
Concept UI M0008414
Scope note A condition in which inanimate objects are utilized as a preferred or exclusive method of stimulating erotic arousal.
Preferred term Fetishism, Psychiatric
Entry term(s) Fetishism (Psychiatric)
Psychiatric Fetishism



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