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Bulimia Nervosa

  • Steven J. Romano
Part of the Nutrition and Health book series (NH)

Abstract

This chapter focuses on the psychiatric presentation, prevalence, and medical complications associated with bulimia nervosa and highlights comorbid psychopathology (Table 1). A more extensive discussion of etiological factors and treatment approaches can be found elsewhere in this text (see  Chapters 2,  3, and  4)

Keywords

Anorexia Nervosa Eating Disorder Personality Disorder Bulimia Nervosa Borderline Personality Disorder 
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© Humana Press Inc.,Totowa,NJ 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • Steven J. Romano
    • 1
  1. 1.Pfizer, Inc. and Department of PsychiatryNew York University School of MedicineNew York

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