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Changes in the Diagnosing of Sexual Dysfunctions of Women in ICD-11 Classification
Changes in the Diagnosing of Sexual Dysfunctions of Women in ICD-11 Classification

Author(s): Izabela Jąderek, Michał Lew-Starowicz
Subject(s): Social Sciences
Published by: Leo Media

Summary/Abstract: In June 2018, the 11th version of the International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related HealthProblems was published effective as of 2022. This new classification introduced material changes into theclassification of sexual dysfunctions to reflect contemporary conceptualisations evolving together with thescientific progress regarding pathogenesis and clinical presentation of sexual disorders. The article discusseschanges in the categorisation of female sexual dysfunction in comparison with the previous, the ICD-10classification as well as a comparison with the latest version of the classification published by AmericanPsychiatric Association (DSM-5, Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders) published in 2013.

  • Issue Year: 18/2018
  • Issue No: 2
  • Page Range: 12-20
  • Page Count: 9
  • Language: English