In , researchers identified a woman who, 5 or 6 times a day, would experience spontaneous orgasms originating in her left foot. As Lehmiller goes on to explain emphasis added to highlight an interesting neurophysiological connection I never knew about :. In studying her case, doctors learned that Mrs. A suffered a serious infection a few years back and was hospitalized for several weeks. What the doctors think happened is that her health problems caused degeneration in the nerves of her left foot, and that subsequent nerve regeneration combined with the effects of some of the drugs she was taking may have created some kind of mix-up in nerve signaling. It is also worth noting that the nerves for the foot enter the spinal cord very close to where the genital nerves enter which may partially account for why we see a connection between orgasms and feet more generally.
Is a Foot Orgasm a Thing? Drexel Prof Explains Footgasms
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It seems like there's now an orgasm for everything these days: People talk about having cargasms, foodgasms, shoegasms—you get the idea. But one woman recently discovered in an old scientific paper allegedly had footgasms. We're not talking in a euphemistic or ooh-that-feels-good massage-y way, here. The chick legitimately had actual orgasms in her left foot.
A year-old woman in the Netherlands visited the doctor with an unusual complaint: She experienced unwanted orgasms that started in her foot, according to a new report of her case. The orgasmic sensations — which occurred in her left foot — were sudden, not brought on by sexual desire or thoughts, and occurred about five to six times a day, the report said. The sensation traveled up her left leg to her vagina, and she said the experience felt exactly like an orgasm achieved during sex. These orgasms were very embarrassing and worrying to the woman, said study author Dr. Marcel D.