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  1. Anorexia Nervosa

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    Anorexia Nervosa, What is anorexia nervosa? Anorexia nervosa (often just called anorexia) is an eating disorder. It is ten times as common in females as in males...

  2. Anorexia Nervosa

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    Anorexia Nervosa, Prognosis [ 1 ] Anorexia nervosa has a variable prognosis. Anorexia nervosa has the highest mortality of all psychiatric conditions. , anorex...

  3. Bulimia Nervosa

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    Bulimia Nervosa, For example, in anorexia nervosa you are very underweight, whereas in bulimia nervosa, you are most likely to be normal weight or overweight. , bulimia ...

  4. Bulimia Nervosa

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    Bulimia Nervosa, Sporadic bingeing in other psychiatric disorders - eg, depression . Anorexia nervosa with bulimic features. Other forms of eating disorder which can be diff...

  5. Abnormal Weight Loss

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    Depression. Anorexia nervosa. Psychoses. Manipulative behaviour, food phobias. Parkinson's disease . [ 5 ] Presentation Patients may realise themselves that t...

  6. What is the difference between a Psychiatrist, a Clinical Psychologist and a Psychotherapist?

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    Work In their daily work, clinical psychologists will work psychologically with a wide range of problems and client groups - from eating disorders (eg,  anorexia nervosa and bulimia...

  7. Gastrointestinal Malabsorption

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    Eating disorders: anorexia nervosa , bulimia nervosa . What tests are needed? Initial tests will include blood tests and stool tests .

  8. Absent or Irregular Periods

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    You have lost weight or have symptoms of anorexia nervosa. ( See separate leaflet called Anorexia Nervosa for more details .) You feel unwell in yourself in any other way.

  9. Urine Ketones - Meanings and False Positives

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    Starvation: not eating for prolonged periods (for example, 12 to 18 hours). Anorexia nervosa . Bulimia nervosa . Alcohol dependency . Ketogenic diet (high-fat, low-car...

  10. Bupropion (Zyban®)

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    Have ever had anorexia nervosa or bulimia nervosa. Have bipolar affective disorder (manic depression). Are withdrawing abruptly from benzodiazepines or alcohol dependence.

  11. Chilblains

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    Having anorexia nervosa , or other conditions giving you a low body mass index (BMI) . What are the symptoms of chilblains?

  12. Urine Ketones - Meanings and False Positives

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    Starvation: Not eating for prolonged periods (12-18 hours). Anorexia nervosa . Bulimia nervosa .  Alcoholism .  Prolonged vomiting. Rapid weigh...

  13. Eating Disorders - A Self Help Guide

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    anorexia nervosa bulimia nervosa eating disorders binge eating

  14. Amenorrhoea

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    Body mass index (BMI) is rarely above 19 where this is the case, and at least 10% of normal body weight has been lost. Anorexia nervosa and other eating disorders including bulimia nervo...

  15. Pellagra

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    Eating disorders - eg, anorexia nervosa. [ 2 ] Hartnup's disease - congenital malabsorption of tryptophan from the intestine and kidney.

  16. Catatonia and Catalepsy

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    Substance intoxication or drug withdrawal. Anorexia nervosa . Infection Meningitis and/or encephalitis. Neurosyphilis. AIDS .

  17. Ageing Feet

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    Conditions such as early menopause and anorexia nervosa in women, which affect the periods). Testicular failure (sometimes called andropause).

  18. Hyperlipidaemia

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    Cushing's syndrome . Anorexia nervosa . Nephrotic syndrome . Chronic kidney disease . Some prescribed medicines can affect your cholesterol level, including: Thia...

  19. Vitamin C Deficiency

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    People with type 1 diabetes and those on haemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis, because of increased vitamin C requirements. Anorexia nervosa or anorexia from other diseases such a...

  20. Lipodystrophy Syndrome

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    Differential diagnosis Lipoatrophy Consider:  Malnutrition . Anorexia nervosa . Hyperthyroidism . Cancer cachexia . Severe chronic infection. Adrenal insu...