Is BDSM a disease/ psychiatric disorder

BDSM is seen as “deviant” in society and has many negative connotations with it, including the psychological perception. This article on Wikipedia (not the best site for info but still relevant) list off Paraphilia. Sadism is among this list. It is being compared to paraphilia such as sexual arousal by vomit, feces, etc. While articles like this can be a good source for information it does add to the negative perception of BDSM by placing it on the same list as other “extreme” sexual behaviors. This can be seen as very offensive to members of the BDSM community because they are being compared to iconic figures such as Jeffrey Dahmer 

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