Johns Hopkins Psychiatry Guide

Bulimia Nervosa

Zina Meriden, M.D., Graham Redgrave, M.D.
Bulimia Nervosa is a topic covered in the Johns Hopkins Psychiatry Guide.

To view the entire topic, please or purchase a subscription.

Official website of the Johns Hopkins Antibiotic (ABX), HIV, Diabetes, and Psychiatry Guides, powered by Unbound Medicine. Johns Hopkins Guide App for iOS, iPhone, iPad, and Android included. Explore these free sample topics:

Johns Hopkins Guides

-- The first section of this topic is shown below --

DEFINITION

  • A behavioral disorder characterized by recurrent binge eating episodes, followed by inappropriate compensatory behaviors to prevent weight gain

-- To view the remaining sections of this topic, please or purchase a subscription --

Last updated: October 17, 2014