Subtotal Self-Amputation of the Penis and Bilateral Self-Orchiectomy Followed by Suicide by Hanging: Case Report

@inproceedings{Erkol2012SubtotalSO,
  title={Subtotal Self-Amputation of the Penis and Bilateral Self-Orchiectomy Followed by Suicide by Hanging: Case Report},
  author={Zerrin Erkol and G{\"o}zde Şirin and Hayri Erkol and Rıza Yılmaz and Haluk C. Ince and Neşe Konuk},
  year={2012}
}
We presented a case that had self-amputated his penis partly, performed bilateral selforchiectomy and then committed suicide. The case was a-80-year-old male with a urinary catheter for the last year for an urologic problem, who was using alprazolam for a psychiatric disorder. He had history of attempted suicide, one year ago. The victim was found by his wife hanged to the balcony railing. Distal 1⁄2 part of his penis was amputated and the penis amputate was found beside the body, as well as… CONTINUE READING

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