MCID: PYR003
MIFTS: 19

Pyromania

Categories: Mental diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Pyromania

MalaCards integrated aliases for Pyromania:

Name: Pyromania 12 15
Firesetting Behavior 12 45 74
Pathological Firesetting 12

Classifications:



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Disease Ontology 12 DOID:12402
ICD9CM 36 312.33
MeSH 45 D005391
NCIt 51 C94334
SNOMED-CT 69 600009
ICD10 34 F63.1
UMLS 74 C0016142

Summaries for Pyromania

Disease Ontology : 12 An impulse control disorder that involves the uncontrollable impulse to repeatedly set fires with no obvious motive.

MalaCards based summary : Pyromania, also known as firesetting behavior, is related to brunner syndrome and disease of mental health. An important gene associated with Pyromania is GATA4 (GATA Binding Protein 4). The drugs Dopamine and Levodopa have been mentioned in the context of this disorder.

Wikipedia : 77 Pyromania is an impulse control disorder in which individuals repeatedly fail to resist impulses to... more...

Related Diseases for Pyromania

Diseases related to Pyromania via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

# Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 brunner syndrome 11.1
2 disease of mental health 10.1

Symptoms & Phenotypes for Pyromania

Drugs & Therapeutics for Pyromania

Drugs for Pyromania (from DrugBank, HMDB, Dgidb, PharmGKB, IUPHAR, NovoSeek, BitterDB):

(show all 15)
# Name Status Phase Clinical Trials Cas Number PubChem Id
1
Dopamine Approved Phase 3 62-31-7, 51-61-6 681
2
Levodopa Approved Phase 3 59-92-7 6047
3
Carbidopa Approved Phase 3 28860-95-9 34359
4 Dopamine Agents Phase 3
5 Dopamine agonists Phase 3
6 Carbidopa, levodopa drug combination Phase 3
7 Antiparkinson Agents Phase 3
8 Adjuvants, Immunologic Phase 3
9 Neurotransmitter Agents Phase 3
10 Immunologic Factors Phase 3
11 Aromatic Amino Acid Decarboxylase Inhibitors Phase 3
12
Ethanol Approved Phase 2,Not Applicable 64-17-5 702
13 Anti-Infective Agents Not Applicable
14 Central Nervous System Depressants Not Applicable
15 Anti-Infective Agents, Local Not Applicable

Interventional clinical trials:


# Name Status NCT ID Phase Drugs
1 Safety/Efficacy Study of Levodopa-Carbidopa Intestinal Gel in Parkinson's Subjects Completed NCT00360568 Phase 3 Levodopa-carbidopa intestinal gel
2 Levodopa-Carbidopa Intestinal Gel Open-Label Study in Advanced Parkinson's Disease Completed NCT00335153 Phase 3 Levodopa-carbidopa intestinal gel
3 Naltrexone in the Treatment of Pyromania Withdrawn NCT00467454 Phase 2 Naltrexone;Placebo
4 Alcohol Related Impairment and Reinforcement: Pre to Post Roux en Y Gastric Bypass Surgery Recruiting NCT02370732 Not Applicable

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Cochrane evidence based reviews: firesetting behavior

Genetic Tests for Pyromania

Anatomical Context for Pyromania

Publications for Pyromania

Articles related to Pyromania:

(show all 22)
# Title Authors Year
1
Pyromania in court: Legal insanity versus culpability in Western Europe and the Netherlands (1800-1950). ( 29853011 )
2018
2
Cognitive inflexibility in a young woman with pyromania. ( 29464963 )
2018
3
A look at firesetting, arson, and pyromania. ( 25977346 )
2015
4
Firesetting, arson, pyromania, and the forensic mental health expert. ( 22960918 )
2012
5
Pyromania associated with escitalopram in a child. ( 21823913 )
2011
6
From stack-firing to pyromania: medico-legal concepts of insane arson in British, US and European contexts, c. 1800-1913. Part 2 . ( 21877418 )
2010
7
From stack-firing to pyromania: medico-legal concepts of insane arson in British, US and European contexts, c. 1800-1913. Part I. ( 21879685 )
2010
8
Clinical characteristics and psychiatric comorbidity of pyromania. ( 18052565 )
2007
9
SPECT imaging and treatment of pyromania. ( 16848668 )
2006
10
Looking for pyromania: characteristics of a consecutive sample of Finnish male criminals with histories of recidivist fire-setting between 1973 and 1993. ( 16351734 )
2005
11
Response of pyromania to biological treatment in a homeless person. ( 18568106 )
2005
12
Commentary: Models and correlates of firesetting behavior. ( 12817843 )
2003
13
Who repeats? A follow-up study of state hospital patients' firesetting behavior. ( 1488459 )
1992
14
A historical appraisal of America's experience with "pyromania"--a diagnosis in search of a disorder. ( 3542858 )
1986
15
The legal significance of clinical formulations of firesetting behavior. ( 511413 )
1979
16
Pyromania and the primal scene: a psychoanalytic comment on the work of Yukio Mishima. ( 625515 )
1978
17
A primer on pyromania. ( 913231 )
1977
18
Arson with special reference to pyromania. ( 5230401 )
1967
19
Pyromania in a woman. ( 5908949 )
1966
20
Dream life in a case of pyromania. ( 14371882 )
1955
21
A case of fulminating pyromania. ( 13163694 )
1954
22
Case of Pyromania. ( 28907160 )
1850

Variations for Pyromania

Expression for Pyromania

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Pathways for Pyromania

GO Terms for Pyromania

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