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Letters to the Editor

Reply to Letter to the Editor “Limbic Leucotomy in Self-Mutilation”

Bruce H. Price, G. Rees Cosgrove, Scott L. Rauch, Michael A. Jenike, Edwin H. Cassem, and Isin Baral

Published: December 1, 2002

Article Abstract

Letter to the Editor

Sir: We appreciate Dr. Dean’s careful review and thoughtful comments about our article.1 Regarding the cost of the neurosurgical procedure we described, we do not believe that economic arguments should enter into our clinical decision making. Our primary concern is the patient’s well-being.

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Volume: 63

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