"Self Mutilation" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The act of injuring one's own body to the extent of cutting off or permanently destroying a limb or other essential part of a body.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Self Mutilation".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Self Mutilation".
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