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A paraphilia characterized by recurrent sexually arousing fantasies, sexual urges, or behaviour associated with having one of one's own limbs (usually a leg) amputated. It should be carefully distinguished from acrotomorphilia. [From Greek apo away + temnein to cut + philos loving, from phileein to love + -ia indicating a condition or quality]

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