A monoamine hypothesis for the pathophysiology of paraphilic disorders.

@article{Kafka1997AMH,
  title={A monoamine hypothesis for the pathophysiology of paraphilic disorders.},
  author={Martin P. Kafka},
  journal={Archives of sexual behavior},
  year={1997},
  volume={26 4},
  pages={343-58}
}
A monoamine pathophysiological hypothesis for paraphilias in males is based on the following data: (i) the monoamines norepinephrine, dopamine, and serotonin are involved in the appetitive dimension of male sexual behavior in laboratory animals; (ii) data gathered from studying the side effect profiles of antidepressant psychostimulant, and neuroleptic… CONTINUE READING