bulimia nervosa

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bulimia ner·vo·sa


[New Latin būlīmia nervōsa : būlīmia, bulimia + nervōsa, feminine of nervōsus, nervous.]
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Russell's sign: subtle hand changes in patients with bulimia nervosa.
Around 60,000 people are thought to be getting treatment for longstanding conditions linked to food such as anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa.
It also appears that cocaine use itself might be a precursor to bulimia nervosa in males (4) and that men who binge eat have a substantially increased likelihood of cocaine abuse compared with binge eating females.
Demographic data (combined anorexia and bulimia nervosa patients)
O diagnóstico da bulimia nervosa é muito complexo, sendo necessário reunir vários critérios para determinar o desenvolvimento desse transtorno alimentar, em um determinado indivíduo.
Around 60,000 people may be experiencing anorexia nervosa or bulimia nervosa at anyone time in the UK.
She integrated guided imagery, cognitive refraining, and behavioral assignments in her treatment of individuals with bulimia nervosa.
Examining problems which are of central concern to practicing clinicians--including child abuse, enuresis and encopresis, ADHD, childhood conduct problems, adolescent violence, drug abuse, anxiety and depression, anorexia and bulimia nervosa, pediatric pain, and post-divorce adjustment problems--it also highlights priority areas for future research on the treatment of children and adolescents' psychological problems.
Indeed, she and her associates have found that laxative abuse, most common among patients with purging anorexia (72%) and combined anorexia and bulimia nervosa (59%), is associated with a significantly higher prevalence of borderline personality disorder--characterized particularly by feelings of suicidality, self-harm, emptiness, and anger, she reported.
Seemingly innocent dieting, exercise, and weight control behaviors in children and adolescents may lead to dangerous disorders such as anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, muscle dysmorphia, and other disordered eating or exercise behaviors.
The possibility of certain eating and digestive problems in early childhood were predictive of symptoms of bulimia nervosa and anorexia nervosa in adolescence.
women and can be divided into two categories: anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa.