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DEFINITION

  • Pyromania is defined as the deliberate setting of fires, accompanied by tension before the act, relief after the act, and with no secondary gain derived from the act.

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Last updated: June 10, 2017

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TY - ELEC T1 - Pyromania ID - 787094 A1 - Colaianni,Alessa, AU - Bienvenu,O. Joseph,M.D., Ph.D. Y1 - 2017/06/10/ PB - Johns Hopkins Psychiatry Guide UR - https://www.hopkinsguides.com/hopkins/view/Johns_Hopkins_Psychiatry_Guide/787094/all/Pyromania ER -