bulimia nervosa
noun see bulimia

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  • bulimia nervosa — /nər vōˈsə or zə/ noun A pathological condition, an eating disorder in which binge eating is followed by depression and guilt, self induced vomiting and purging, etc • • • Main Entry: ↑bulimia …   Useful english dictionary

  • bulimia nervosa — ▪ eating disorder or  bulimia        eating disorder characterized by binge eating followed by inappropriate attempts to compensate for the binge, such as self induced vomiting or the excessive use of laxatives, diuretics, or enemas. In other… …   Universalium

  • Bulimia nervosa — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 F50.2 Bulimia nervosa F50.3 atypische Bulimia nervosa F50.4 psychogene Essattacken …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • bulimia nervosa — noun An eating disorder characterized by a binge and purge cycle extreme overeating followed by self induced vomiting …   Wiktionary

  • bulimia nervosa — type of eating disorder in which one compulsively overeats (most common among teenage girls) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Bulimia — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Bulimia Clasificación y recursos externos Aviso médico CIE 10 F 50.2 …   Wikipedia Español

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