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Disease Bulimia Nervosa

Name Bulimia Nervosa
Synonyms ANON2, INCLUDED | ANOREXIA NERVOSA, SUSCEPTIBILITY TO, 2, INCLUDED | BN | BULIMIA NERVOSA, SUSCEPTIBILITY TO, 1 | BULIMIA NERVOSA, SUSCEPTIBILITY TO, 2 | BULN1 | BULN2 | Nervosa, Bulimia
Definition An eating disorder that is characterized by a cycle of binge eating (BULIMIA or bingeing) followed by inappropriate acts (purging) to avert weight gain. Purging methods often include self-induced VOMITING, use of LAXATIVES or DIURETICS, excessive exercise, and FASTING.
Categories Mental disorder
MeSH® ID D052018
OMIM® IDs 607499 | 610269

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DiseasesMental Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Feeding and Eating Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Bulimia Nervosa Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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