No Myth: Eye-Gouging Is Rare Symptom of Untreated Psychosis

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No Myth: Eye-Gouging Is Rare Symptom of Untreated Psychosis

When theِ mythical Greek king Oedipus realized he’dِ murdered hisِ father andِ married hisِ mother, heِ gouged hisِ own eyes out.
But inِ real life, self-blinding isِ a rare yetِ devastating consequence ofِ untreated psychosis.
Self-enucleation, orِ removing one’sِ own eyes, happensِ extremely rarely.