With nymphomaniac being female, what would the male equivalent be?
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Last updated Aug 24 2016.
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MrTree 23 year member
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Satyromania or Sytariasis. The sytar were forest dwelling goat-men who would get drunk and chase the nymphs.
May 13 2000, 7:40 AM
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"[satiriyasis] Pathological exaggerated sexual drive or excitement in a male. Some individuals have an associated psychiatric disorder. Treatment has included behavioural approaches, psychoanalytic therapies, and the use of female hormones in extreme cases. The corresponding drive in females is known as nymphomania."