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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
eating disorder +     
anorexia nervosa +   
An eating disorder that is characterized by the lack or loss of APPETITE, known as ANOREXIA. Other features include excess fear of becoming OVERWEIGHT; BODY IMAGE disturbance; significant WEIGHT LOSS; refusal to maintain minimal normal weight; and AMENORRHEA. This disorder occurs most frequently in adolescent females. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 1994)
Binge-Eating Disorder  
bulimia nervosa +   
Female Athlete Triad Syndrome 
Neurodevelopmental Disorder with Epilepsy, Cataracts, Feeding Difficulties, and Delayed Brain Myelination  
pica disease 
Pointer Syndrome 
rumination disorder 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: AN ;   ANON ;   ANON1 ;   ANOREXIA NERVOSA, SUSCEPTIBILITY TO ;   ANOREXIA NERVOSA, SUSCEPTIBILITY TO, 1 ;   Anorexia Nervosas
Primary IDs: MESH:D000856
Alternate IDs: OMIM:606788 ;   RDO:0004857
Xrefs: ICD10CM:F50.0 ;   ICD10CM:F50.00 ;   ICD9CM:307.1 ;   NCI:C34387
Definition Sources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anorexia_nervosa "DO", MESH:D000856

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