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November 1972

Genital Self-Mutilation in Women

Author Affiliations

Sacramento, Calif; Iowa City
From the Department of Psychiatry, Sacramento Medical Center, Sacramento, Calif and the School of Medicine, University of California at Davis (Dr. French) and the Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City (Dr. Nelson).

Arch Gen Psychiatry. 1972;27(5):618-620. doi:10.1001/archpsyc.1972.01750290044008

Self-mutilation of the genitalia occurred in a female patient whose presenting problem was bulimia.