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Surgical castration for sex offenders: Mr K's wish granted

BMJ 1994; 308 doi: (Published 01 January 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;308:61
  1. S R Silcock
  1. London NW3 7LT.

    EDITOR, - Philip Joseph suggests that Mr K was merely bluffing in requesting that he should be castrated.1 Unless there are two such cases under debate, according to the Observer the man has had his operation at a private clinic in the south of England.2 If the report is reliable and refers to the same person, what will now be interesting is clinical follow …

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