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Mortality in Swedish women with cosmetic breast implants : Body dysmorphic disorder should be considered

BMJ 2003; 326 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.326.7401.1266-b (Published 05 June 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:1266
  1. Jordan Klesmer, assistant professor of psychiatry (jklesmer@nshs.edu)
  1. New York University School of Medicine, North Shore University Hospital, 400 Community Drive, Manhasset, New York 11030, USA

    EDITOR—Koot et al reported an increased risk of suicide among patients who had received cosmetic breast implants.1 The somatoform disorder known as body dysmorphic disorder entails a …

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