Sexual problems in the patients with psychiatric disorders

  title={Sexual problems in the patients with psychiatric disorders},
  author={Alicja Piontek and Jakub Szeja and Michał Błachut and Karina Badura-Brzoza},
  journal={Wiadomosci lekarskie},
  volume={72 10},
Sexual disorders are very common problems in the psychiatric patients. Many factors induce sexual dysfunction, e.g. the effects of antidepressants and antipsychotics. The article reviews literature on sexual disorders in psychiatric diseases such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, depressive, anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorders and eating disorders. Bipolar disorder significantly affects the quality of life and increases the risk of sexual dysfunction. In the manic phase there is an… 
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