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Neuropsychiatric Approach to the Eating Disorder Patient

  • David A. Gross

Abstract

The neuropsychiatric examination of the patient with an eating disorder poses a distinct challenge to the psychiatrist. Not only do we have to consider the metabolic secondary pathophysiologic effects of disturbances of input and output but we must be attentive to clues that might implicate a central nervous system (CNS) cause.

Keywords

Single Photon Emission Compute Tomography Anorexia Nervosa Eating Disorder Bulimia Nervosa Central Nervous System Pathology 
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