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Anorexia with small weight loss

Hi I was diagnosed with Anorexia binge purge type but my weight loss was very minimal. I lost around or less than ten pounds over the course of 6+ months of trying to lose weight. My restriction also wasn't that extreme. So how is that anorexia?
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replied December 20th, 2018
Hi welcome to ehealth forum I have read your query and would like to answer

Anorexia is a psychological disorder characterised by a devastating fear of weight gain that results in the refusal of food intake in order to avoid weight gain. The patient thinks he/she is over weight even when they are not. It’s a clinical diagnosis with many signs and symptoms.
Your provided history is insufficient and does not fit in the diagnosis of Anorexia Nervosa. kindly follow it up with your reading physician.
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Dr. Khalil
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