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Diagnostic criteria for 302.74 Male Orgasmic Disorder

These criteria are obsolete.

DSM Criteria
DSM Version
DSM IV - TR
DSM Criteria

A. Persistent or recurrent delay in, or absence of, orgasm following a normal sexual excitement phase during sexual activity that the clinician, taking into account the person's age, judges to be adequate in focus, intensity, and duration. 

B. The disturbance causes marked distress or interpersonal difficulty. 

C. The orgasmic dysfunction is not better accounted for by another Axis Idisorder (except another Sexual Dysfunction) and is not due exclusively to the direct physiological effects of a substance (e.g., a drug of abuse, a medication) or a general medical condition. 

Specify type: 

Lifelong Type   
Acquired Type 

Specify type: 

Generalized Type   
Situational Type 

Specify

Due to Psychological Factors   
Due to Combined Factors

Reprinted with permission from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition, Text Revision. Copyright 2000 American Psychiatric Association

DSM Version
DSM IV
DSM Criteria

A. Persistent or recurrent delay in, or absence of, orgasm following a normal sexual excitement phase during sexual activity that the clinician, taking into account the person's age, judges to be adequate in focus, intensity, and duration. 

B. The disturbance causes marked distress or interpersonal difficulty. 

C. The orgasmic dysfunction is not better accounted for by another Axis Idisorder (except another Sexual Dysfunction) and is not due exclusively to the direct physiological effects of a substance (e.g., a drug of abuse, a medication) or a general medical condition. 

Specify type: 

Lifelong Type   
Acquired Type 

Specify type: 

Generalized Type   
Situational Type 

Specify

Due to Psychological Factors   
Due to Combined Factors

Reprinted with permission from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition. Copyright 1994 American Psychiatric Association