Schizophrenic motivation for 'deliberate foreign body ingestion' is a very poorly understood phenomenon. The case material describes a patient whose motivation for the 'deliberate foreign body ingestion' was a function of his delusional system. This is the first such case reported.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1983|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Psychiatry and Mental health