anorgasmia


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an·or·gas·my

, anorgasmia (an'ōr-gaz'mē, -gaz'mē-ă),
Failure to experience an orgasm; may be biogenic, secondary to a physical disorder or medication (for example, SSRIs or possibly some psychotropics) or drug of abuse, or psychogenic, secondary to psychological or situational factors, or have a multifactorial cause.
[G. an- priv. + orgasm + -ia]

anorgasmia

/an·or·gas·mia/ (an″or-gaz´me-ah) inability or failure to experience orgasm.anorgas´mic

anorgasmia

The inability to achieve orgasm or loss of sexual desire and/or function during the acceptive phase of an erotic/sexual episode, despite person-appropriate mental or physical stimulation. Anorgasmia may be a transient side effect of SSRIs or other drugs.

an·or·gas·my

, anorgasmia (an'ōr-gaz'mē, -gaz'mē-ă)
Failure to experience an orgasm; may be biogenic (secondary to a physical disorder or medication), psychogenic (secondary to psychological or situational factors), or a combination of the two.
[G. an- priv. + orgasm + -ia]

anorgasmia

The inability to achieve an orgasm. Apart from those cases associated with IMPOTENCE, this is commoner in women than in men and is seldom an organic disorder. Anorgasmia may be due to various psychosexual factors and can often be corrected by skilled counselling.
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Tambien debe aclarase que el termino "preorgasmia" no debe confundirse con la denominacion que el grupo de terapeutas sexuales de California da a la anorgasmia.
We found two studies in the psychology literature documenting significant levels of anorgasmia in association with this surgery, but the myth persists in medical literature that this surgery has normal cosmetic and functional results," she said in an interview.
The onset of paraphilic interests following the onset of anorgasmia in a woman has previously been described in a woman with Huntington's disease (Fedoroff, Peyzer, Franz, & Folstein, 1994).
The overall model for CDDSA-Body in women explained a significant proportion of variance in the infrequency, anorgasmia, sexual non-communication, vaginismus, non-sensuality, sexual avoidance, and partner dissatisfaction subscales of the GRISS.
Es comun que se miren con asombro o desaprobacion ciertas practicas erotico-sexuales, lo que entrana una gran dificultad para tratar de manera abierta tal dimension y contribuye a que grupos conservadores rechacen y desaprueben la sexualidad en general, impidiendo asi que las personas puedan gozar una vida sexual mas plena, placentera y libre de disfunciones como la anorgasmia y la eyaculacion precoz, frecuentes en la poblacion universitaria Es necesario erradicar los sentimientos de temor, verguenza y culpa y los prejuicios irracionales, dando paso a posturas mas abiertas, analiticas y criticas acerca de la sexualidad.
The patient, a 25-year-old female was admitted to the neurology department of our university hospital due to presence of anorgasmia.
Las estadisticas reportan prevalencia de alteraciones de la salud sexual, en este grupo de mujeres entre 30% y 100% (3,9-13), entre los que se incluyen disminucion el deseo sexual (2364%), disminucion de la excitacion sexual o vaginal lubricacion (20-48%), anorgasmia (16-36%) y dispareunia (35-38%) (9).
En clientes que mostraban anorgasmia (Oliveira & Vandenberghe, 2005; Vandenberghe, Nasser, Silva & Pereira, 2010).
The female form of GRISS additionally includes vaginismus and anorgasmia, whereas the male form includes premature ejaculation and impotence.
The findings of the study suggest those suffering from anorgasmia, the inability to have orgasms, could benefit from it as this could lead to new treatments.
Nuestros hallazgos son similares a los informados en la literatura internacional, que reporta una frecuencia de anorgasmia del 24% en mujeres musulmanas en edad reproductiva en general (23); por otra parte, nuestros datos son inferiores a los reportados en Ghana en mujeres en edad reproductiva (se informa una prevalencia de anorgasmia del 71%) (24), y mas frecuentes que los reportados en Dinamarca (6%), aunque ese estudio fue realizado en mujeres de 16 a 95 anos (25).
The patients were interviewed using a researcher-made questionnaire including questions on reduction of sexual desire, delay in orgasm, anorgasmia, erectile dysfunction, and sexual satisfaction.