Year : 2011  |  Volume : 53  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 159--162

Diagnostic dilemma: A case of self-injurious behavior


Mamta Sood, Alok Agrawal, S Sivaraman, Sudhir K Khandelwal 
 Department of Psychiatry, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India

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Mamta Sood
Department of Psychiatry, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi - 110 029
India

We report a case of repeated self-injurious behavior. Self injury to the operated eye had resulted in complete loss of vision in one eye. This case illustrates multiple challenges posed to the treating teams managing the causes and consequences of such self-injurious behaviors.


How to cite this article:
Sood M, Agrawal A, Sivaraman S, Khandelwal SK. Diagnostic dilemma: A case of self-injurious behavior.Indian J Psychiatry 2011;53:159-162


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Sood M, Agrawal A, Sivaraman S, Khandelwal SK. Diagnostic dilemma: A case of self-injurious behavior. Indian J Psychiatry [serial online] 2011 [cited 2021 Sep 27 ];53:159-162
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