Psychiatric condition and widespread ulcers

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Psychiatric condition and widespread ulcers

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The woman (53y) was found living in her bathtub for at least two weeks by a visiting sociopsychiatric service worker. She has been taken care of by her daughter. The patient denied, that there was anything odd in this and wanted to go back home as soon as possible. The fourth picture shows the progress after two weeks, the last picture was taken 16 months later. The patient then lived in a therapeutic residential community and was getting back on track.

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