Y27 Fear of genital disease male other (ICD-10:Z71.1)

January 24, 2024

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Introduction

Fear of genital disease in males is a common concern that can cause significant distress and anxiety. It is important to address these fears and provide appropriate education and support to patients. The aim of this guide is to outline the symptoms, causes, diagnostic steps, possible interventions, and lifestyle interventions for fear of genital disease in males.

Codes

– ICPC-2 Code: Y27 Fear of genital disease male other
– ICD-10 Code: Z71.1 Person with feared complaint in whom no diagnosis is made

Symptoms

  • Fear of developing genital diseases
  • Anxiety related to sexual health and genital health

Causes

  • Lack of knowledge or misinformation about genital diseases
  • Previous traumatic experiences related to genital diseases
  • Fear of the unknown or fear of the potential consequences of genital diseases

Diagnostic Steps

Medical History

  • Obtain a comprehensive medical history to understand the patient’s concerns, risk factors, and any previous experiences with genital diseases.
  • Ask about any specific symptoms or concerns related to genital health.
  • Inquire about any history of sexually transmitted infections or other genital diseases.

Physical Examination

  • Perform a thorough physical examination, focusing on the genital area.
  • Look for any visible signs of infection or abnormalities.
  • Check for any lumps, bumps, or lesions that may be indicative of genital diseases.

Laboratory Tests

  • No specific laboratory tests are required for the diagnosis of fear of genital disease. However, if there are specific symptoms or concerns, appropriate tests for the suspected disease may be recommended.

Diagnostic Imaging

  • Diagnostic imaging is not typically necessary for the diagnosis of fear of genital disease. However, if there are specific symptoms or concerns, imaging studies such as ultrasound or MRI may be ordered to rule out or confirm the presence of any abnormalities.

Other Tests

  • No other specific tests are required for the diagnosis of fear of genital disease. However, additional tests may be recommended based on the clinical presentation and specific concerns of the patient.

Follow-up and Patient Education

  • Schedule regular follow-up appointments to monitor the patient’s progress and address any ongoing concerns or questions.
  • Provide patient education on genital health, including the importance of practicing safe sex, regular check-ups, and maintaining good hygiene.

Possible Interventions

Traditional Interventions

Medications:

Top 5 drugs for fear of genital disease in males:

  1. Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) (e.g., Sertraline, Fluoxetine):
    • Cost: Generic versions can be $10-$50/month.
    • Contraindications: Hypersensitivity to SSRIs, concurrent use of MAO inhibitors.
    • Side effects: Nausea, insomnia, sexual dysfunction.
    • Severe side effects: Serotonin syndrome, suicidal thoughts.
    • Drug interactions: MAO inhibitors, NSAIDs.
    • Warning: May take several weeks to see the full effect.
  2. Benzodiazepines (e.g., Lorazepam, Alprazolam):
    • Cost: Generic versions can be $10-$50/month.
    • Contraindications: Hypersensitivity to benzodiazepines, history of substance abuse.
    • Side effects: Sedation, dizziness, confusion.
    • Severe side effects: Respiratory depression, dependence.
    • Drug interactions: Alcohol, opioids.
    • Warning: Risk of dependence and withdrawal symptoms.
  3. Beta-blockers (e.g., Propranolol, Atenolol):
    • Cost: Generic versions are typically <$30/month.
    • Contraindications: Severe bradycardia, heart block.
    • Side effects: Fatigue, dizziness, impotence.
    • Severe side effects: Bronchospasm, heart failure.
    • Drug interactions: Calcium channel blockers, insulin.
    • Warning: Should not be abruptly stopped.
  4. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT):
    • Cost: Varies depending on the therapist and location, typically $100-$250 per session.
    • Contraindications: None.
    • Side effects: None.
    • Severe side effects: None.
    • Drug interactions: None.
    • Warning: Requires commitment and active participation from the patient.
  5. Group Therapy:
    • Cost: Varies depending on the therapist and location, typically $50-$150 per session.
    • Contraindications: None.
    • Side effects: None.
    • Severe side effects: None.
    • Drug interactions: None.
    • Warning: Requires openness and willingness to participate in a group setting.

Surgical Procedures:

  • Surgical procedures are not typically indicated for the treatment of fear of genital disease in males.

Alternative Interventions

  • Talk Therapy/Counseling: Engaging in therapy sessions with a psychologist or counselor to address and manage fears related to genital diseases. Cost: $75-$200 per session.
  • Hypnotherapy: A therapeutic technique that aims to access the subconscious mind to address and alleviate fears. Cost: $100-$300 per session.
  • Mindfulness and Meditation: Practice techniques that promote relaxation, reduce anxiety, and increase self-awareness. Cost: Free to $50 per session for guided classes.
  • Self-Help Books and Online Resources: Utilize self-help books, online programs, or resources specifically designed to address and manage fears related to genital diseases. Cost: Varies depending on the resource.
  • Support Groups: Joining support groups or online communities where individuals with similar fears can share experiences and provide support. Cost: Free to join.

Lifestyle Interventions

  • Education and Awareness: Provide accurate and evidence-based information about genital diseases to reduce fears and misconceptions. Cost: Free.
  • Healthy Lifestyle: Encourage patients to adopt a healthy lifestyle, including regular exercise, balanced diet, and adequate sleep, to promote overall well-being. Cost: Varies depending on individual choices.
  • Stress Management: Teach stress management techniques such as relaxation exercises, deep breathing, and mindfulness to help reduce anxiety and fear. Cost: Free to $100 for stress management classes.
  • Sexual Health Education: Provide comprehensive sexual health education to address concerns and promote safe practices. Cost: Free to $100 for sexual health workshops or classes.
  • Couples Counseling: Involve partners in therapy sessions to address fears and improve communication. Cost: $75-$200 per session.

It is important to note that the cost ranges provided are approximate and may vary depending on the location and availability of the interventions.

By following this clinical procedural guide, healthcare professionals can effectively diagnose and manage the fear of genital disease in males, providing appropriate interventions and support to address the patient’s concerns and improve their overall well-being.

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MildModerateSevere
Mode setting: 1 (Infection)
Location: 0 (Localized)
Morning: 15 minutes,
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Mode setting: 1 (Infection)
Location: 0 (Localized)
Morning: 30 minutes,
Lunch: 30 minutes,
Evening: 30 minutes
Mode setting: 1 (Infection)
Location: 0 (Localized)
Morning: 30 minutes,
Lunch: 30 minutes,
Evening: 30 minutes
Mode setting: 2 (Wound Healing)
Location: 0 (Localized)
Morning: 15 minutes,
Evening: 15 minutes
Mode setting: 2 (Wound Healing)
Location: 0 (Localized)
Morning: 30 minutes,
Lunch: 30 minutes,
Evening: 30 minutes
Mode setting: 2 (Wound Healing)
Location: 0 (Localized)
Morning: 30 minutes,
Lunch: 30 minutes,
Evening: 30 minutes
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Location: 2 (Prostate & Uterus)
Morning: 15 minutes,
Evening: 15 minutes
Mode setting: 5 (Prostatitis Therapy)
Location: 2 (Prostate & Uterus)
Morning: 30 minutes,
Lunch: 30 minutes,
Evening: 30 minutes
Mode setting: 5 (Prostatitis Therapy)
Location: 2 (Prostate & Uterus)
Morning: 30 minutes,
Lunch: 30 minutes,
Evening: 30 minutes
Mode setting: 7 (Immunotherapy)
Location: 1 (Sacrum)
Morning: 15 minutes,
Evening: 15 minutes
Mode setting: 7 (Immunotherapy)
Location: 1 (Sacrum)
Morning: 30 minutes,
Lunch: 30 minutes,
Evening: 30 minutes
Mode setting: 7 (Immunotherapy)
Location: 1 (Sacrum)
Morning: 30 minutes,
Lunch: 30 minutes,
Evening: 30 minutes
Total
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Evening: 60 minutes approx. $10 USD
Total
Morning: 120 minutes approx. $20 USD,
Lunch: 120 minutes approx. $20 USD,
Evening: 120 minutes approx. $20 USD,
Total
Morning: 120 minutes approx. $20 USD,
Lunch: 120 minutes approx. $20 USD,
Evening: 120 minutes approx. $20 USD,
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  • Slowly move the Mirari device in a circular motion or follow a specific pattern as indicated in the user manual. This helps ensure thorough treatment coverage.

Step 4: Monitor and Assess:

  • Keep track of your progress and evaluate the effectiveness of the Mirari device in managing your Fear of genital disease male other. If you have any concerns or notice any adverse reactions, consult with your health care professional.

Note

This guide is for informational purposes only and should not replace the advice of a medical professional. Always consult with your healthcare provider or a qualified medical professional for personal advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Do not solely rely on the information presented here for decisions about your health. Use of this information is at your own risk. The authors of this guide, nor any associated entities or platforms, are not responsible for any potential adverse effects or outcomes based on the content.

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  • Variable Outcomes: While the device is approved for specific uses, individual outcomes can differ. We do not assert or guarantee specific medical outcomes.
  • Consultation: Prior to utilizing the device or making decisions based on its content, it is essential to consult with a Certified Mirari Tele-Therapist and your medical healthcare provider regarding specific protocols.
  • Liability: By using this device, users are acknowledging and accepting all potential risks. Neither the manufacturer nor the distributor will be held accountable for any adverse reactions, injuries, or damages stemming from its use.
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