• Kleptomania Personality Disorder
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    Kleptomania Our text describes a number of disorders with an irresistible impulse-usually one that will ultimately be harmful to the person affected. However, DSM-IV-TR includes fives additional impulse-control disorders (Called impulse -control disorders not elsewhere classified) that are not included under other categories... intermittent explosive disorder, pyromania, pathological gambling, , and kleptomania. Kleptomania (impulsive stealing) Origin Kleptomania is a strong desire to steal. Oft...