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Signs of Eating disorders

Symptoms of Eating disorders

The list of medical symptoms mentioned in various sources for Eating disorders may include:

Note that Eating disorders symptoms usually refers to various medical symptoms known to a patient, but the phrase Eating disorders signs may often refer to those signs that are only noticable by a doctor.

Signs or Symptoms of Eating disorders:

Because of the secretive habits of many individuals with eating disorders, their conditions often go undiagnosed for long periods of time. In the cases of anorexia nervosa, signs such as extreme weight loss are more visible. Bulimics who maintain normal body weight, on the other hand, may be able to hide their condition to the casual observer. Family members and friends might notice some of the following warning signs of an eating disorder: (Source: excerpt from Fact Sheet Eating Disorders: NWHIC)

More Symptoms of Eating disorders:

More detailed symptom information may be found on the symptoms of Eating disorders article. In addition to the above medical information, to get a full picture of the possible signs or symptoms of this condition and also possibly the signs and symptoms of its related medical conditions, it may be necessary to examine symptoms that may be caused by:

Medical articles on signs and symptoms:

These general reference articles may be related to medical signs and symptoms of disease in general:

What are the signs of Eating disorders?

The phrase "signs of Eating disorders" should, strictly speaking, refer only to those signs and symptoms of Eating disorders that are not readily apparent to the patient. The word "symptoms of Eating disorders" is the more general meaning; see symptoms of Eating disorders.

The signs and symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of Eating disorders. This medical information about signs and symptoms for Eating disorders has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of Eating disorders signs or Eating disorders symptoms. Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Eating disorders may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they are indeed Eating disorders symptoms.


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