Debating the Medical Ethics of Assisting a Patient with BIID

Body integrity identity disorder is a condition in which a healthy person believes that he or she is meant to be disabled. People with this condition often seek to harm themselves to attain their desired disability. The Doctors and Dr. Phil discuss the ethical dilemma facing medical professionals who encounter BIID patients.

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