Indian Journal of Psychological Medicine

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2017  |  Volume : 39  |  Issue : 5  |  Page : 663--664

Can we call it “Stinky-finger syndrome?”


Masood Maqbool1, Firdous Ahmed War2, Mohit Kumar3 
1 Department of Clinical Psychology, Ranchi Institute of Neuro-Psychiatry and Allied Sciences, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India
2 Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Beyond Counseling Center, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India
3 Department of Psychiatry, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Masood Maqbool
C/O Men's Hostel, Kanke Chowk, Ranchi Institute of Neuro-Psychiatry and Allied Sciences, Ranchi, Jharkhand
India

Many accounts refer to insertion of finger into anus mostly for gratification from stimulation of prostate gland, but index case Mr. M. continued doing this to get rid of constipation that eventually led to feelings of guilt, stinky fingers, not able to defecate normally, and dysphoric emotions. Further research is needed to find out the phenomenology of this condition.


How to cite this article:
Maqbool M, War FA, Kumar M. Can we call it “Stinky-finger syndrome?”.Indian J Psychol Med 2017;39:663-664


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Maqbool M, War FA, Kumar M. Can we call it “Stinky-finger syndrome?”. Indian J Psychol Med [serial online] 2017 [cited 2019 Dec 16 ];39:663-664
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