Nov 28, 2000
I've been HIV positive for almost a decade now. Lately I've been developing a major castration and male nullification (penectomy) fetish. I have yet to act on it but I find myself spending more and more time reading about it and studying pictures. Do you think that I've been influenced by my HIV status into viewing genetalia as something that should be excised? Should I do something about this and if so what?
Response from Mr. Shernoff
I have no idea of whether your being HIV positve has anything to do with what you are experiencing. But if you are troubled by these thoughts I suggest that you consult with a mental health professional in person to explore where they come from. Michael Shernoff, MSW
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