Genital Self-Amputation and the Klingsor Syndrome

@article{Schweitzer1990GenitalSA,
  title={Genital Self-Amputation and the Klingsor Syndrome},
  author={I. Schweitzer},
  journal={Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry},
  year={1990},
  volume={24},
  pages={566 - 569}
}
  • I. Schweitzer
  • Published 1990
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Two psychotic individuals, who performed acts of genital self-amputation, are presented. One of the patients had self-mutilated with the intention of suicide and had also in the past amputated his hand. Psychotic patients with delusions (often religious), sexual conflict associated with guilt, past suicide attempts or other self-destructive behaviour and depression, severe childhood deprivation, and major premorbid personality disorder, are the group at risk for genital self-amputation. It has… Expand
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