dysmorphic

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dysmorphic

(dɪsˈmɔːfɪk)
adj
relating to or resulting in misshapenness of parts of the body
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Past medical history included a laparoscopic cholecystectomy for symptomatic gallstones, depression, body dysmorphia and a previous deep vein thrombosis.
However, if a person has a distorted sense of self such as body dysmorphia, they need to be emotionally supported in addressing this in order to develop a healthier relationship with themselves internally and externally.
The Modern Family star, 27, suffers from body dysmorphia and first went under the knife in 2008 when he moved to Hollywood to pursue a career in acting.
We propose to study the mechanisms that lead to nuclear dysmorphia and their consequence on nuclear functions such as genome integrity and migration.
Mum-to-be Sandi Thom has told how being pregnant helped her win a battle with body dysmorphia.
I was made to look like someone I wasn't, which probably caused some body dysmorphia because I had been made pretty every day for so long, and then when I wasn't on that show, it was like, "Who the f*** am I?
Danny Bowman, who developed purging disorder as part of his body dysmorphia after a modelling agency criticised his weight, shared his experiences with an audience of expert practitioners, academics and policy makers at a conference in central London.
Seeing what real people look like might help counter eating disorders and body dysmorphia.
Medical or psychiatric issue--child with a high fever, undefined or lingering illness, eating disorder, body image dysmorphia, cutting compulsion, and/or additional health-related concerns of medical, nursing, or clinical staff.
Kira was diagnosed three years ago after a long battle with depression, body dysmorphia, self-harming and aggressive outbursts.
He would choke on his bottle and showed signs of facial dysmorphia.