Restriction of intake, leading to markedly low body weight for age, height, and/or developmental trajectory
Intense fear of gaining weight or becoming fat, or beh...
Rapid or sustained weight loss
Typical detailed day's eating pattern shows restricting and/or bingeing behavior
Purging (vomiting, laxatives, diuretics, enemas)
Careful fluid resuscitation for dehydration to avoid precipitating peripheral or pulmonary edema
Replete phosphate and thiamine since both may drop with refee...
Extremely low weight (<75% IBW)
Rapid weight loss
Serum electrolyte imbalance (K <3, glucose <60)
Eating disorders are associated with high medical risk and risk of suicide; prioritize safety assessment
Rapid restoration of nutrition, volume resuscitation, and/or failure to repl...
Aigner M, Treasure J, Kaye W, et al. World Federation of Societies of Biological Psychiatry (WFSBP) guidelines for the pharmacological treatment of eating disorders. World J Biol...
307.1 Anorexia nervosa
307.50 Eating disorder, unspecified
307.51 Bulimia nervosa
307.59 Other disorders of eating
F50.00 Anorexia nervosa, unspecified
F50.2 Bulimia nervosa
F50.9 Eating diso...
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