Hypersexual Behavior Following Craniocerebral Trauma– an Experience with Five Cases

  • PO Eghwrudjakpor
  • AA Essien

Abstract



Hypersexual behaviour is a recognized complication of head injuries which can be a source of great distress to patients and persons with whom these patients share significant relationships. In this article, we describe 5 patients who exhibited aberrant sexual behaviours following traumatic brain injury and discuss the relevant literature.

Keywords: keywBrain injury; Disinhibition; Hypersexuality

Libyan Journal of Medicine Vol. 3 (4) 2008: pp. 42-45
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