Recurrent cheek biting, a form of self-injurious behavior is a rare entity which presents mostly to dentists and dermatologists. We report a case of recurrent severe cheek biting in an adult male leading to mucosal ulceration. The stereotypic pattern of cheek biting and associated behavior bears striking resemblance to other impulse control disorders.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of Anxiety Disorders|
|Publication status||Published - 01-12-2011|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Psychiatry and Mental health
- Clinical Psychology