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Hysteria, physician assisted paroxysms and sexual relations

This post is an off-shoot from Strange Medical Treatments in History. Introduction I began digging deeper into many of those treatments but then got stuck on what was termed ‘Physician Assisted Paroxysms‘ (PAP). I became totally flabbergasted by what I found. It would have been too much to add to that post, so I decided to pull all that I could find into this one. In essence PAP was actually and originally manual masturbation of the clitoris. That was seenRead More …