Often, they can’t have meaningful sexual relationships with other people.
They might prefer to have time alone with their object, even when they're in a relationship with another person.
“A physician could have a foot fetish, for example, and spend a large amount of time and attention on his patients’ feet,” Krueger says.
People with these disorders might also steal to get the object of their desire.
Or they might ask their partner to wear it or use it during sex. There are many web sites about lots of fetish interests, says Richard Krueger, MD, an associate clinical professor of psychiatry at Columbia University.
“Anything you could imagine.” According to a study, the most common fetishes involve body parts, such as feet, or body features, such as obesity, piercings, or tattoos. Body fluid, body size, and hair fetishes aren’t far behind. The same study put clothes worn on the hips and legs, such as stockings and skirts, at the top of the list. Fetishes that involve the feel of a certain material, often leather or rubber, are also common.
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