Disorders related to sexuality and gender identity in the ICD Click on pictures to enlarge. May et al, 31 Australia. Further participants were recruited through the autism outpatient center at the University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany. The pattern of sexual impulses and behavior causes marked distress or significant impairment in personal, family, social, educational, occupational, or other important areas of functioning. Cottenceau et al, 25 France. Parental awareness of sexual experience in adolescent boys with autism spectrum disorder.
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Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. This led to the ICD exclusion of fetishistic, sexual masochism, and transvestic disorder, 4145 behaviors that have been reported in ASD individuals. Methods Participants To get direct information from individuals with ASD and to study a preferably homogeneous sample, we only included adult individuals with ASD without intellectual impairments. False discovery rate control is a recommended alternative to Bonferroni-type adjustments in health studies. Jessica Kingsley Publishers; Indications for hypersexuality and paraphilias in high-functioning autism patients compared with healthy controls. To our knowledge, this is the first study to explore gender-specific aspects of hypersexual and paraphilic fantasies and behaviors in a cohort of high-functioning individuals with ASD in comparison with a matched control group.